The figures include 16.4 million chickens and 1.73 million ducks, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.
The total caseload of the H5N8 strain of avian influenza traced to farms reached 68 as of Thursday.
The latest confirmed case of the H5N8 strain of avian influenza came from an egg farm in Eumseong, 131 kilometers south of Seoul, the previous day. (Yonhap)
Published : January 21, 2021
By : The Korea Herald/ANN