Highly pathogenic influenza A viruses (infection with) (non-poultry including wild birds),
India
Information received on 01/03/2018 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 11/02/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 12/02/2018
Report date 01/03/2018
Date submitted to OIE 01/03/2018
Date event resolved 05/06/2018
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 06/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic influenza A virus
Serotype H5N1
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (01/03/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (06/04/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (11/06/2018)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Paradeep, Kujanga, Jagatsinghpur, Orissa
Date of start of the outbreak 11/02/2018
Outbreak status Resolved (05/06/2018)
Epidemiological unit Not applicable
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
House Crow:Corvus splendens(Corvidae) 173 173 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
House Crow:Corvus splendens(Corvidae) 173 173 0 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
House Crow:Corvus splendens(Corvidae) ** ** 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
  • Movement control inside the country
  • 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 (OIE Reference Laboratory) House Crow reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 12/02/2018 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations