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  • India: Unidentified disease killing chickens in Manipur

    Mysterious disease claims hundreds of fowls
    Source: The Sangai Express

    Ukhrul, November 06 2017: Following the outbreak of a mysterious disease at Shakok village at Phungyar block, hundreds of fowls have perished .

    In a telephonic conversation with one of the villagers, K Akhai, he said that hundreds of village chickens have died adding that the disease seem to attack the fully grown chickens .

    During day time, the chickens look healthy with no symptoms of any illness but the next morning they are found dead beneath the shed which is usually built atop trees in the courtyard .

    The chickens started dying from November 1 this year, he said and added that anywhere between 10 and 15 chickens are found dead every morning at the village .

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