Meghalaya bans entry of poultry products from the western border of Assam



The Meghalaya government on Tuesday imposed an indefinite ban on the entry of poultry products through the western border of Assam as a precautionary measure following Avian Influenza outbreak in some states.

The government has imposed a temporary ban to prevent the spread of bird flu in the state and this comes into immediate effect and will remain in force until further orders, according to a notification issued by the Animal Husbandry and Veterinary department.

(Edited by Shankar Turha)


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