5th monitoring on bird flu over

Business Materials 27 December 2005 17:54 (UTC +04:00)

The next monitoring on bird flu in Azerbaijan is over. “The monitoring started on 19 December,” Emin Shahbazov, the deputy head of the State Veterinary Service under the Agriculture Ministry, told Trend.

According to Shahbazov, experts conduct blood-test in laboratories. “In accordance with the preliminary results, there is no any danger in Azerbaijan,” Shahbazov underlined.

The monitoring is carried out by special commission, which includes specialists of Veterinary Service, Health Ministry, Ecology and Natural Resources Ministry, Zoology Institute of the National Academy of Sciences and Hunter Society.

In its turn, the Ecology and Natural Resources Ministry takes appropriate preventive measures.