Highly pathogenic influenza A viruses (infection with) (non-poultry including wild birds),
India
Information received on 17/01/2017 from Mr Devendra Chaudhry, Secretary, Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, New Delhi, India
Summary
Report type Immediate notification
Date of start of the event 05/12/2016
Date of confirmation of the event 16/12/2016
Report date 17/01/2017
Date submitted to OIE 17/01/2017
Date event resolved 06/06/2017
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 2016
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic influenza A virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (17/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (19/01/2017)
Follow-up report No. 2 (09/10/2017)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Wadhawana Lake, Dabhol, Vadodara, GUJARAT
Date of start of the outbreak 05/12/2016
Outbreak status Resolved (06/06/2017)
Epidemiological unit Other
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) 2 2 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Greylag Goose:Anser anser(Anatidae) ** ** 100.00% **
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases, Bhopal (National laboratory) Greylag Goose real-time reverse transcriptase/polymerase chain reaction (RRT-PCR) 16/12/2016 Positive
National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases, Bhopal (National laboratory) Greylag Goose reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 16/12/2016 Positive
National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases, Bhopal (National laboratory) Greylag Goose virus isolation 16/12/2016 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations