Bird flu scare in Haryana

January 31st, 2008 - 8:31 pm ICT by admin  

Bhiwani (Haryana), Jan 31 (ANI): Panic gripped poultry farmers in Haryana’s Bhiwani District today due to mysterious death of thousands of chickens.

Poultry owners were scared that the bird flu virus has hit them.

Thousands of chickens are dying daily. Doctors come, they do check up and then go. They are not telling us the exact reason for the mysterious death,” said Krishna, a poultry owner.

There has been no official confirmation however if the deadly H5N1 strain of avian influenza has actually hit here.

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