Machine translated article from Media Indonesia :
" A total of 10 thousand chickens in the village of Sudimoro, Srumbung District, Magelang regency, Central Java, died suddenly within the past week."chicken samples were checked with the rapid test of Animal Husbandry and Fisheries (Peterikan) Magelang regency, but the results are negative Avian influents (AI)," said Department of Animal Health Section Head of Magelang District Peterikan John Manglapay in Magelang, Tuesday (26 / 4).
According to John, this time it was still awaiting the results of virus isolation by Central Veterinary Wates Yogyakarta. Allegedly, thousands of chickens owned Sujono, ranchers in the area, died suddenly due to have been infected with bird flu virus.Because the symptoms are similar to the symptoms of bird flu, the head was swollen and bluish purple cockscomb.
"It was not bird flu. So we do virus isolation," he said.To anticipate the spread of this case, it collects large breeder-breeder chicken population Sudimoro 2000-5000 tails in the Village. They are advised to be careful. All vaccinated chickens also had repeated AI."