21 October, 2019
Anthrax has caused death of two Asiatic water buffaloes in central Assam’s Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary.
Pobitora Wildlife sanctuary:
What is Anthrax ?
How animals get infected?
Domestic and wild animals such as cattle, sheep, goats, antelope, and deer can become infected when they breathe in or ingest spores in contaminated soil, plants, or water.
How people are infected?
Source: The Hindu
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