OIE Reports HPAI Outbreaks in Dhaka and Rangpur

BANGLADESH - The Bangladeshi veterinary authorities have reported two outbreaks of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) at commercial poultry farms located in Rangpur and in Dhaka.
calendar icon 2 May 2013
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The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) received follow-up report no. 42 on 29 April.

Out of 14,194 susceptible birds, 3,978 cases and deaths were reported; 10,216 birds were destroyed.

The source of the outbreaks remains inconclusive.

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