Information received on 22/06/2020 from Dr Wen-Jane Tu, Chief Veterinary Officer, Director General, Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine,
Council of Agriculture, Executive Yuan, Taipei, Chinese Taipei
Intensified surveillance in accordance with the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code was carried out during a three-month period after the H5N2 HPAIV was detected. Clinical and epidemiological investigations of surrounding poultry farms within a 3-km radius of the affected poultry farms had been completed and no new H5N2 HPAI case has been observed or detected. According to the aforementioned information, Chinese Taipei declares the H5N2 HPAI event has been resolved.
Movement control inside the country
Disinfection / Disinfestation
Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
Official destruction of animal products
Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
No other measures
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.