Quarantine declared on August 17 in the village of Olginka of Akmola region due to the anthrax outbreak has been lifted, the Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan reported.
Olginka village was quarantined since August 17 after hospitalization of 5 residents with the suspected anthrax.
Anthrax in Akmola region: 80% of meat of diseased cattle seized and eliminated AKIPRESS.COM - 80% of meat of the diseased cow that was slaughtered in the village of Olginka were seized, head of the department of epidemiological surveillance of extremely dangerous infections of the committee of quality control and security of goods and services of the Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan Zauresh Jumadilova said, InformBureau reports.
There was a contact with people, they bought the meat, therefore, we will conduct raids among contact people and check their temperature twice a day in three villages Olginka, Nikolaevko and Arshaly," the chief of the department said.
According to her, five people with the suspected anthrax diagnosis were hospitalized in Olginka, including four were confirmed being diagnosed anthrax.
Quarantine announced in Kazakhstan's Akmolin region over suspicion of anthrax AKIPRESS.COM - Five people were hospitalized with the suspected anthrax in the village of Olginka of Akmolin region on August 16, the Ministry of Agriculture of Kazakhstan reported.
An anthrax outbreak occurred in 15 km from the village of Olginka in 1998.
Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan says anthrax situation is under control AKIPRESS.COM - The committee of control of quality and security of goods and services of the Ministry of Health of Kazakhstan reported about the epidemiological situation and measures taken over anthrax situation in the cillage of Olginka of Akmolin region, the press service of the Ministry reported.
The Ministry of Agriculture on August 16 quarantined the territory of the village of Olginka in connection with the anthrax diagnosis of locals.