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Police start probe into rumour that Nipah virus was spotted in broiler chicken

 THIRUVANANHAPURAM: Police have started probe against the social media campaign started by some group that Nipah virus was found in broiler chicken. Such messages began appearing on social media following the news that bats were not the carriers or source of Nipah virus. The fake message was that Nipah virus was found in the broiler chicken from Kozhikode and this was informed by Pune National Institute Of Virology director Dr Anand Basu, who had conducted the test.