Sunday, Dec 04, 2022



Bird flu discovered at Dutch farm; over 160,000 chickens to be culled

February 01, 2022 4:13 pm

Hundreds of thousands of chickens, ducks, turkeys and dozens of wild birds have been culled in the Netherlands since outbreaks of the disease began in 2021.

Testing of H5N1 samples to be done at PGI soon

December 23, 2014 4:18 am

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

December 22, 2014 5:07 am

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

Medical teams to examine students who visited lake

December 22, 2014 5:03 am

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

December 19, 2014 6:27 am

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

December 19, 2014 4:30 am

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

No more ducks at Sukhna Lake

December 19, 2014 4:25 am

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

The next new virus

June 02, 2013 2:36 am

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

June 28, 2012 1:09 am

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

Bird flu back in Bengal district,culling begins

September 21, 2011 12:29 am

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