African swine fever,
Information received on 14/02/2020 from Dr. I Ketut Diarmita, Director General of Livestock and Animal Health Services, Livestock and Animal Health Services, Ministry of Agriculture of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
Report type Follow-up report No. 2
Date of start of the event 04/09/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 18/11/2019
Report date 14/02/2020
Date submitted to OIE 14/02/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (17/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (17/01/2020)
Follow-up report No. 2 (14/02/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments The disease spread to 21 out of 33 districts in North Sumatera. Transportation of live pigs from another area is and contaminated fomite from an animal handler, vehicle and animal still remain the main risk identified for disease spreading. Disposal of the dead pigs, cleansing and disinfection are being implemented. Updates will be provided as further information becomes available.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Quarantine
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Zoning
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.