Newcastle disease could have caused poultry perishing in the Akmola region, Khabar 24 reports.
“In the Tselinograd region, the symptoms of bird flu are not similar. But we presume that it is Newcastle disease. Also pathological materials were sent for examination. We are waiting for the results," said Talgat Zhunusov, deputy head of the veterinary department of the Akmola region.
Poultry perishing started also in Zerendinsky and Bulandinsky and districts of the region.
“Lab studies will show what kind of disease killed the birds. So far, quarantine has been imposed only in one village in the region - in the village of Shoyndykol. A special detachment from the capital is now working there, disinfection is being carried out," reads the report.