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H5N1 News

Testing of H5N1 samples to be done at PGI soon

Samples of three patients were sent to NCDC; their medical reports have come out to be negative.

Health officials from 3 states, UT to discuss next course of action today

About 200 health workers are deployed on the job and they have to visit each and every house in the surveillance area.

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Medical teams to examine students who visited lake

Sukhna Lake is being medically examined for symptoms of avian flu.

Surveillance to be done of Panchkula areas that are 3 kms of Sukhna Lake

The DC has written to all the senior district-level officers to make people aware of the disease in their areas.

Punjab orders emergency precautionary measures to check outbreak of H5N1 flu

Surjit Kumar Jayani has directed the health department to take emergency precautionary measures to check H5N1.

No more ducks at Sukhna Lake

Culling over, lake ‘out of bounds till further orders’

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The next new virus

As newer diseases emerge faster than ever,threats are being caught sooner. But their origins and vaccines remain elusive

H1N1 now part of seasonal flu: NIV head

Dr A C Mishra,set to retire on Friday,recounts his 10 years as NIV director

Bird flu back in Bengal district,culling begins

Sixty teams,comprising 420 people,from the animal resource development department and district administration started culling of the birds on Tuesday afternoon.

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