Assam Leader Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Saturday requested the animal husbandry and veterinary division to behavior an inquiry into swine flu instances within the state and take remedial measures on the earliest.
All through a gathering with best officers and scientists of the dept, Sonowal directed it to ship samples of the affected pigs to the Nationwide Institute of Prime Safety Animal Sicknesses (NIHSAD), Bhopal, for detection of swine flu.
The flu has just lately hit some portions of the state this 12 months.
Agriculture Minister Atul Bora added that sale and distribution of red meat meat has been banned in Assam.
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