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River linking will prove catastrophic for Kuttanad

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Bishop Thomas Oommen, Deputy Moderator of the Church of South India (CSI), has warned against the proposed Pamba-Vypar-Achankoil linking project which, according to him, would push Kuttanad into an ... The Hindu, 1 week ago

Rice bowl turning into poison bowl

ALAPPUZHA: Fertilizer and pesticide pollution affect the fishery resource of Kuttanad, according to a study conducted in 2014. The study titled 'Effect of artificial fertilizers on Kuttanad wetland ecosystem, the rice bowl of Kerala' was conducted ...
 Times of India1 week ago
International Business Times India

Avian Flu: Kuttanad Limps Back to Normal

ALAPPUZHA: After a two-week scare of avian influenza, normalcy is gradually being restored in Kuttanad. The observer appointed by the Central Government to monitor the situation, submitted a positive report on the contamination and prevention ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Agony for Kuttanad farmers as thousands of ducks culled  Oman Tribune2 months ago Bird Flu Scare Grips Kerala; Causes Panic in Neighbouring States  International Business Times India2 months ago Bird Flu Devastates Kuttanad Duck Market, Revenue to Plunge  New Indian Express2 months ago
Deccan Chronicle

Duck farmers to take birds to Assembly

Duck farmers and farm workers of the Kuttanad region, devastated by the recent outbreak of the avian influenza caused by the H5N1 virus, will take out a rally carrying ducks to the State Assembly in Thiruvananthapuram on December 15. The rally is ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago Registration Planned for Duck Farmers  New Indian Express1 month ago Duck Farmers' Stir Tomorrow  New Indian Express1 month ago Duck farmers to go on strike  Kaumudi1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Kuttappan got Rs 5.2 Lakh, but still in penury

Officials have alerted locals in Kuttanad on various modes of killing ducks and scientifically burying their carcasses, which cannot be left out in the open or abandoned in water. —DC ALAPPUZHA: The duck farmers of Alappuzha are facing huge ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 months ago Open Dumping of Dead Ducks Raises Health Concerns  New Indian Express2 months ago Massive Culling Warrants Extra Ground Precautions, Say Veterinary Scientists  New Indian Express2 months ago Culling of ducks in Kuttanad from today  Deccan Chronicle2 months ago

Kerala may lose Rs. 870 crore

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A farmer incinerating the ducks died of bird flu at Vengal Irukara in upper Kuttanad in Pathanamthitta. TOPICS The outbreak of avian influenza is expected to cause an annual loss of Rs.870 crore to Kerala ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Bird flu: Kerala starts culling of birds  MedIndia2 months ago Bird flu hits Rs 7 crore business  Deccan Chronicle2 months ago Kerala to begin culling ducks to contain bird flu  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Bird Flu Scare: Gov Says Situation Under Control

The avian influenza, which had hit the duck-rearing central Kerala's Kuttanad region, has been brought under control. So far, as many as 1.80 lakh ducks have been culled and the operation would be wound up on Monday with culling of another batch ...
 MedIndia2 months ago Bird flu under control in Kerala; 1.80 lakh birds culled, around 3 lakh persons under observation  Indian Express2 months ago Fowl flu brought under control  Deccan Chronicle2 months ago

The Forlorn Islanders of R Block

ALAPPUZHA: Rajimol is a 32-year-old nurse living on a small island, R block, in Kuttanad. Her journey to the SNDP Higher Secondary School at Kanjiram in Kottayam, starts at 8 am. She is neither working nor studying at the school, but spends her day ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago

Bird Flu: 2nd Round Culling Begins

ALAPPUZHA: Second stage culling and prevention drive against avian influenza began in the Kuttanad on Monday. The Rapid Response Team (RRT) constituted by the Animal Husbandry Department (AHD) has completed the culling of ducks in Chennithala. The ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago Culling of birds begins in Kerala as avian influenza spreads  Indian Express2 months ago Avian flu: Slow start for culling, govt says nothing to panic  Indian Express2 months ago Kerala to undertake massive culling of birds  NetIndia123.com2 months ago
Indian Express

17,000 ducks fall prey to avian influenza

As avian influenza killed 17,000-odd ducks in the Kerala's major paddy-growing Kuttanad region, the government ordered massive culling of ducks and other poultry in the affected areas. Sources from the animal husbandry department said the avian ...
 Indian Express2 months ago Kerala govt orders massive culling of ducks after tests confirm avian influenza  Indian Express2 months ago Avian Flu: Poultry Sales Nosedive  New Indian Express2 months ago
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