Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
India
Information received on 11/11/2013 from Mr Anup Kumar Thakur, Secretary, Government of India, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture, New Delhi, India
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 30/07/2013
Date of confirmation of the event 01/08/2013
Report date 11/11/2013
Date submitted to OIE 11/11/2013
Date event resolved 11/11/2013
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 15/06/2013
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N1
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (05/08/2013)
Follow-up report No. 1 (11/11/2013)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments Surveillance and post-operation surveillance around the areas of the outbreaks and surveillance in the rest of the State has shown no evidence of notifiable avian influenza (H5N1).
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Screening
  • Disinfection / Disinfestation
  • Dipping / Spraying for control of vectors or parasites
  • Quarantine
  • Stamping out
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.