Dozens of tails of the chicken belonging to the resident Jambi Seberang Kota (Sekoja) that died suddenly in the last two days, was stated positive was attacked by the bird flu illness.
Peternakan Provinsi Jambi Natres Ulfi Section Head in Jambi, on Wednesday (27/2) said, results of the research in the field against the nonpedigreed chicken belonging to the resident of the Ulu Gedong District that was maintained illegally that showed the animals positive was affected by bird flu.
In order to prevents the spread or expands him the plague of the deadly illness, then this district was for the time being forbidden to produce or carry out depopulation/the extermination of the poultry.
Moreover spraying and the incessant also vaccination were carried out, including in several neighbouring villages was attacked by the illness that also could spread to the humankind.
The animal medical staff who was mobilised in handling the same illness was asked to persuade the resident to destroy his poultry.
In the rule, when the dangerous illness had become an epidemic and attacked the livestock in one area, then the step in the extermination must be to the animal that still was living carried out, but not all the residents or the breeder wanted to carry him out.
"So the resident must be given by the understanding that the life" of "humankind was more valuable compared to dozens of tails ternakn him, because when spreading to humankind also was difficult to be cured, in fact often caused the death," said Natres.