Barnala pattern +ve for African swine fever
Barnala/Chandigarh, Sept 15
After affirmation of the African swine fever in swine pattern despatched from Dhanaula village in Barnala district, the authorities have declared the world an contaminated zone.
Barnala DC Harish Nayar stated after affirmation from the Indian Council of Agricultural Analysis and Nationwide Excessive Safety Animal Illness Institute, Bhopal, the world inside 1-km radius of the epicenter of the village had been declared an contaminated zone, whereas the world from 1 to 10 km a surveillance zone.
Thus, no dwell or useless pig, its meat or any associated materials shall be taken out of or introduced into the contaminated zone. Officers of the division have additionally been instructed to maintain a strict vigil within the surveillance zone.