Tuesday, October 4, 2022

DC Kohima informs on ASF infected zones

Following the detection of African Swine Fever (ASF) in various locations in Kohima district, deputy commissioner (DC) Kohima Shanavas C, has informed that various areas have been declared as “infected zones and surveillance zones”
DC in an order informed that the infected zone include—Kezocha (1 km radius of infected premises) and surveillance zone—10 km radius from the infected premises (9 km radius outside the infected zone).
The order also informed public to strictly adhere to the following restrictions in the aforementioned locations until further order—ban of pigs slaughter; ban on import and export of pigs and piglets and ban on transportation of pigs and pork.