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25,000 birds dead due to bird flu in Kelantan, Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s northeastern state of Kelantan on Wednesday (Mar 15) declared a disaster to fight the outbreak of H5N1 avian flu after the virus spread to two more districts – Pasir Putih and Bachok. 196 more words


6,200 hens killed due to bird flu in Koshi, Nepal

Nepal has reported firmed an outbreak of severe H5N8 bird flu on a poultry farm in the Koshi region, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Monday, citing a report from the Nepalese authorities. 45 more words

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MASSIVE deaths of chickens killed due to bird flu in Cao Bang, Vietnam

VIET NAM – Viet Nam reported outbreaks of avian flu H5N1 and H5N6 in northern Cao Bang province, the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE) said on Monday. 136 more words

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Nearly 6,000 birds killed due to bird flu in Southern Vietnam

Nearly 6,000 chickens have been killed or culled after four months of no reported cases.


Two bird flu outbreaks among poultry have emerged in Vietnam’s central and southern regions, the animal health department said, warning the disease could spread to more areas. 307 more words


3,000+ birds killed due to bird flu in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Bangladesh discovered two outbreaks of the highly contagious H5N1 bird flu virus in poultry last week, according to reports from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and a senior Bangladeshi health ministry official on Monday. 254 more words


Mass death of wild birds due to bird flu around Lake Victoria, Uganda

Since January 02, signs of bird flu were detected in Uganda where fishermen reported “mass death of wild birds” on the shores of Lake Victoria, near Entebbe, which lies near the capital Kampala. 251 more words


All you Need to know about Bird Flu

Also, known as Avian Influenza, Bird flu is one of the most dreaded viral infections in birds. Currently the flu (H5N1) is widely spread in the poultries of Egypt and certain parts of Asia. 404 more words