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Egypt - MoA announces control of 101 total outbreaks of H5N1 bird flu so far in 18 governorates in 2016 - May 30, 2016 - 28 new outbreaks in last 5 weeks

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  • Egypt - MoA announces control of 101 total outbreaks of H5N1 bird flu so far in 18 governorates in 2016 - May 30, 2016 - 28 new outbreaks in last 5 weeks

    This represents 28 new outbreaks in the last 5 weeks. Please see: Egypt - MoA: 73 H5N1 bird flu outbreaks so far in 2016 - April 18, 2016

    Agriculture": control of the 101 epicenter of bird flu in 18 provinces
    Dr. Essam Fayed Minister of Agriculture
    Sunday, May 29 2016 16:26

    Another report issued by the Central Department for Preventive Medicine of the General Authority for Veterinary Services ,Ministry of Agriculture revealed, on the hotbeds of infection with bird flu, since last January and so far, the emergence shows 101 new epicenter of the disease in 18 provinces is "Qena and Sohag, Cairo and Giza, Assiut and Aswan, Minya, North Sinai and Luxor and he built the Marketing of the East and Dakahlia and Fayoum, Western and Menoufia, Beheira, Qalyubia new Valley ", of which 58 focus of domestic breeding, and 32 markets, and 11 farms were controlling them all. Dr. Mohammed Attia, chairman of the Central Department for Preventive Medicine Authority, in a statement for" parliaments ", he the control of all the hotbeds of birds that haveemerged since last January and so far flu, through rapid response teams, pointing out that the deal with all the infected spots AQSIQ the safe disposal of dead and destitute by burning or burial ofbirds, and the application of washing procedures and cleaned off-site patient, conducting immunization cyclic around the well, and fortify the surrounding villages around the affected village in thescope of a radius of 9 km, in addition to holding an indicative seminars infected village and the surrounding villages to educate citizens about the prevention of the disease. for his part, Dr. Tarek Zakaria, Director of Medicine Department of Preventive Authority, in a statement for "parliamentary" , that all the outposts which have been controlled through programs active of inquiry teams, and the so - called "Alkaho , " pointing out that the Commission continues all the precautionary measures, to counter the poultry disease, the application of bio - safety controls for birds home education, educating the educators of the seriousness of thedisease, and health deal proper with infected foci, and the follow -up bio - security on farms and routine immunization. The Director of the Department of Preventive Medicine at the continuation of the national campaign to tackle the disease and slaughter safe for birds, within the activities of the national program for theprevention of exposure to infection with bird flu to protect practitioners citizens to slaughter the handwork of the birds and the present place of slaughter, as well as rapid response to eliminate any focus infected with the disease, are in quarantine on the affected farm, and safe disposal of infected and dead birds, and disinfect and clean the nests infected poultry farms, and Investigation about the focus of the farms of 3 to 5 kilometers, and in the affected village for 21 days, immunization free for birds home education, and villages around the infected focus up to 9 km.