300+ Buffaloes, plus Rhinos, Giraffes and other animals dead from outbreak of disease in Lake Nakuru National Park, Kenya, Africa
Hundreds of villagers today blocked traffic on Kund-Dahina road near Mandola village here after four buffaloes died of a mysterious disease, demanding that other sick animals be provided treatment free of charge.
The villagers said the four buffaloes died last night at Mandola village.
Scores of buffaloes had died of a mysterious disease at Zenabad, Dahina and neighbouring villages of the district in the past three weeks, but the Veterinary Department had not yet been able to identify the disease and provide treatment, they claimed.
The road blockade, which lasted for several hours, was withdrawn after the SDO of the Animal Husbandry Department, Nasib Singh, assured the villagers of speedy and free treatment of sick animals.
Hundreds of residents buffalo herds Hulu Sungai Selatan , South Kalimantan , were killed suddenly .
The phenomenon , exactly happened on buffalo herds that were in Central Bajayau Swamp Village , District of West Daha , Hulu Sungai Selatan .
Supposedly buffalo breeders , the phenomenon was caused by the dumped waste PT Subur Agro Makmur ( SAM ) directly to the Nagara River .
Moreover , there are no boundaries between the land of palm PT SAM with a buffalo rancher in Central Bejayau village .
The flow of water is discharged directly into the River Country , suspected to be the cause of pollution in the region and resulted in hundreds of head of cattle owned by residents dead swamp buffaloes .
H Shamsuddin , representatives swamp buffalo breeders in Bejayau old said , before the PT SAM ” master ” Middle Bejayau area , six groups of farmers have 600 swamp buffaloes .
However , as the planting of palm , 450 tail off or forced to die . Now live 150 alive
Residents filed a claim for compensation to the PT SAM at Rp3 , 760 billion . The demand was conveyed 139 residents who are members of group 6 . ” That’s per tail 7 million , ” he explained .
He said in 2010, many children were dead swamp buffalo and ooze pus in the eyes . Whereas previously had never happened , he was reported to PT SAM , but no response.