African Swine Fever

Mizoram: 25,000 pigs die of African Swine Fever in 5 months, causing Rs 121 crore loss

The African Swine Fever outbreak is believed to be caused by pigs or pork imported from Myanmar, Bangladesh and neighbouring states like Meghalaya.

published on : 30th August 2021

African Swine Fever continues to wreak havoc in Mizoram

The first pig death due to ASF was reported on March 21 at Lungsen village in Mizoram's Lunglei district bordering Bangladesh.

published on : 4th July 2021

Over 100 pigs die in Mizoram village, African swine fever suspected

Official sources said preventive measures were being taken to contain the spread of the disease.

published on : 8th April 2021

87 pigs die in Mizoram village near Bangladesh border, panic over Swine Flu suspicion

The 87 deaths, which happened in the Lungsen village, have caused losses to the tune of Rs 40 lakh, an official said on Sunday.

published on : 5th April 2021