Bird Flu: Govt for appropriate preventive measures

Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry & Fisheries, Abdul Gani Kohli today convened a meeting of senior officers at Sheep Breeding Farm Dachigam near here to review the situation with regard to Bird Flu in Jammu and Kashmir.
Bird Flu:  Govt for appropriate preventive measures
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Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry & Fisheries, Abdul Gani Kohli today convened a meeting of senior officers at Sheep Breeding Farm Dachigam near here to review the situation with regard to Bird Flu in Jammu and Kashmir.

During the course of meeting, the Minister took detailed review of the situation and discussed the issue with the officers. 

He directed the concerned officers to keep close watch on the situation, especially at the entry point of the Kashmir Valley at Lower Munda to avoid entry of any infected bird, an official handout said. 

It was decided in the meeting that a team of doctors will camp at Lower Munda to ensure regular checking of stock of poultry birds coming from other states. 

He also called for keeping a close vigil on the water bodies in Kashmir Valley where migratory birds frequently visit.

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