The city delegation led by Vice chairman of People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem visited markets in District 7, 8 and Binh Chanh to check the poultry businesses on February 22.
Ninety percent of poultry businesses without licenses have been shut down, said Vice Chairman of Ward 7, District 8 Nguyen Thanh Phong. Illegal poultry are to be restricted for sale.
Poultry regulations have been tightened in Binh Dien Market.
The results of the samples taken at Tay Ninh and Cu Chi reveal infections of A/H5N1 virus, said Deputy Head of the HCMC Animal Health Department Huynh Tan Phat. These areas must be tested daily for infection.