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Tuesday, February 18, 2014
#H7N9 Transporting Live Poultry Across China is Still Ongoing
"On the live bird car" will not increase the risk of the spread of avian flu?
February 18, 2014
Xinhua Beijing February 18 electric Xinhua News Agency, "China Network in" reporter in an interview that much, given the current prevention and controlof avian influenzagrim situation, Shanghai, Hangzhou and other places has been launched "in the history of the most stringent control of live poultry" is prohibited In the main city of live poultry trade ban on live poultry public transport.But according to friends broke the news, since the spring, on the subway, buses can see someone carrying live birds.Experts suggest that the avian flu epidemic season should prohibit passengers from carrying live birds when traveling on public transport, in particular, to prohibit the flow of live poultry from one place to another, to prevent the spread of avian flu.