The Ministry of agriculture of China reported the outbreak of bird flu

In China’s Hunan province, to the South bordering with Hubei province – the epicentre of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, the epidemic of H5N1 avian influenza. About it reports the Ministry of agriculture of the PRC.

the cases of human infection until information was received.

As specified, the outbreak of avian influenza H5N1 occurred on one of the farms in the area Sancin of the city of Shaoyang in Hunan province.

the farm had a 7850 poultry, 4500 of them became infected and died, according to RIA Novosti.