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Bird flu found in storks
HCM CITY — HCM City’s Animal Health Department has culled 53 storks in the Suoi Tien Tourism Zone after receiveing two positive results from tests for the H5N1 bird flu virus in the stork population.
The initial test was conducted by the HCM City Laboratory, but there has been no confirmation from the regional laboratory.
Animal Health Department deputy director Nguyen Kim Chau said these were the first positive results since last year. No other birds in the zone were infected, said tourism zone director Huynh Dong Tuan. The affected birds have been isolated at a safe distance from visitors, he added. — VNS