Bengaluru: Panic prevailed amongst the locals of a village in Karnataka(KA) State after 4 goats passed away days after goatherd has tested positive(+ve) for COVID-19.
to allay peasants’ fear that livestock may have contracted the infection, Dept. of Animal husbandry & Veterinary Solutions, Karnataka(KA) isolated 50 goats.
The peasants claimed that the livestock is facing respiratory issues.
Thereafter, the test record of the goats affirmed that they’re suffering from seasonal diseases & not COVID-19. Seasonal diseases are common amongst the livestock.
H. Basavarajendra, Commissioner, Animal Husbandry stated that till date, in India(In), no animal has contracted COVID-19.
COVID-19 instances in India(In)
Meantime, India(In)’s COVID-19 tally breached the Six lakh instances mark. The overall instances as of now stand in 6,04,641 of that there have been 2,26,947 active instances awhile 3,59,860 sufferers were cured/discharged/migrated.
Maharashtra(MH), the worst-hit state, has a overall of 1,80,298 instances involving 8,053 fatalities. Meantime, TN has 94,049 instances inclusive of 1,264 demises. Delhi(DL) has 89,802 COVID-19 instances involving 2,803 demises.