Malaysia Virus


Residents are buying cheap chickens in estates in Bahau, Negri Sembilan. Salesmen in a lorry will go around selling chickens cheaply. The problem is the lorry is registered in Penang, a place where cases of bird flu has been reported. Residents can get bird flu, i mean chicken at just RM10 per 1-2kg of chickens.

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2 cases of H5N1 avian flu strain was found in Perak. One of the case was detected at the Ecopark in Bukit Merah Laketown Resort which is a tourist spot. The researchers took 5 faecal samples of the birds for testing and confirmed they were infected with the virus. This is alarming as there are almost 250 birds at Ecopark.