April 24: The Government of Nagaland has imposed ban on
import of poultry and poultry products from Manipur in
the wake of reports of bird flu in the neighbouring
decision was taken as a precautionary measure to prevent
the spread of the disease in Nagaland and to safeguard
poultry birds and public health, Dr R Thungchamo Ezung,
Director, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry, said.
Government has asked poultry traders, chief veterinary
officers, Rapid Response Team and public to be vigilant.