Kelantan declares H5N1 outbreak state disaster

The Kelantan Government has declared the bird flu H5N1 outbreak in the state a disaster situation. The announcement by State Agriculture, Agro-based Industry, Biotechnology and Green Technology committee chairman Datuk Che Abdullah Mat Nawi, comes in light of the outbreak spreading at two other districts - Bachok and Pasir Puteh - after Kota Bharu and Pasir Mas.