According rg.ru, according to the administration of the Tver region, the farm colony № 4 in the town of Torzhok local government civil defense and emergency animal disease has revealed a fact of African plague.
Now experts perform in the barn and in the colony activities disinfection. Deputy Head of the Federal Penitentiary Service in the Tver region, Ivan Morozov said that at the courtyard of quarantine, the animals are recycled.
— At the farm colonies were 336 pigs — said Ivan Moroz. — Some of them died, some had to be destroyed. Will be destroyed and the rest, as the great danger of the spread of the contagion of the colony. With this disease, infected animals should be disposed of bloodless way, because all the pigs do injections, after which carcasses are burned.
According to the head of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance for Tver and Pskov regions Yuri Danilov, African swine to humans is not dangerous even when taken in the meat of an infected animal. However, it is necessary to prevent the leakage of pork and feed in the contaminated area, in order to localize the disease. Has developed an action plan, is auditing tools and techniques.
Tver Region Governor Dmitry Zelenin has signed a decree on the introduction to the city of Torzhok, and the nearby villages of quarantine. Under strict veterinary control will neighboring districts: Vyshnevolotsk, Likhoslavl, Kalinin, Kuvshinovsky, Spirovska, Staritskogo and the city of Tver.
Zelenin assured that the farmers who have suffered losses due to the outbreak of the disease, the loss will be offset from the regional budget.
Where viral infection got to the colony, find out the experts.