Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources has clarified the information on cases of infection with the fish in the Caspian Sea.
"At this point in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea state fish is normal, there are no problems with them," — said to Trend Acting Director of increasing the protection of biological resources and water basins MENR Habil Mammadov.
"Information spread by the Iranian side, but to what extent it is reliable — is unknown. Azerbaijan until such a virus is detected," — said Mamedov.
According to information released today Fisheries Research Institute of Iran, the Iranian sector of the Caspian Sea pathogenic virus infected mullet. Now carried out extensive research to prevent infection of other species of fish.
In January, the Iranian sector of the Caspian Sea has been registered, a fish kill.