Infectious Diseases 2008

Infectious Diseases 2008

Pakistan confirms new avian influenza outbreak

Pakistan 23 June, 2008 An outbreak of the H5N1 bird flu virus has been found in chickens on a farm in Pakistan.
The virus was detected in Hamid poultry farm in the northwestern province of Swabi district.
4,000 chickens died and other 2,000 were culled.