Over a hundered crows have died because of an outbreak of the avian influenza or the bird flu in many states of India.
Over 250 crows were found dead due to bird flu in Rajasthan. Scores of crows were also reported dead in Rajasthan and Kotdwar, and Dehradun districts of Uttarakhand. The virus is now present in 10 states, including Gujarat, Maharashtra, and Delhi. Indore city officials confirmed that the virus was present in the carcasses of crows found on Daly College's campus. The virus has also spread to other species like ducks, poultry, and migratory/wild birds.