After the death of 22 peacocks in Bhondsi over the past 15 days, the authorities have confirmed the outbreak of Virulent Newcastle Disease (VND) among peacocks in the city. A test report released by Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, on Friday showed the presence of the virus in the infected birds.

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The district forest department (wildlife) has set up a temporary medical facility for the infected peacocks in Bhondsi. A TOI team visited the facility on Friday and found 50 peacocks undergoing treatment there.

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