Odisha govt Confirmed Bird Flu inside the OUAT farm, Walk-through aviary of Nandankanan Zoo to be closed to visitors

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government notifies Poultry Breeding and Research Farm, College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, OUAT, Bhubaneswar as the epicentre of H5N1 virus; culling operations to be taken up culling operations within 1 km of the epicentre.

Walk-through aviary of Nandankanan Zoo will be closed to visitors with effect from Jan 28, 2020 until further orders as precautionary measures against Avian Influenza says Zoo authorities.