The one farm found to return positive results for avian influenza was detected on July 31 by the department. This prompted the government to take swift action to contain the disease from spreading. “I am happy to report that all chicken meat and eggs sold in the market are safe for consumption because they have all gone through stringent inspection before they are sold to the people. “However, it is advised that all these products are cooked completely. “I urge chicken farmers in the state to inform the nearby Veterinary Services Department offices if more than 3% of their chickens die at any one time. “At the same time, I would like to assure the people that the epidemic is now contained and will be resolved completely within a month,” he said. THank You.
Taman Cendana, Melaka City,
(1 Muharram 1440H).