President Rodrigo Duterte allayed fears on consuming poultry amid the bird flu outbreak in Pampanga by consuming chicken dishes on Monday (August 28).
Duterte was joined by at least former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo for the boodle battle at San Fernando.
They feasted on numerous chicken dishes because the media coated their each transfer.
In an interview after the lunch, Duterte stated the federal government will continuuously conduct surveillance actions to make sure poultry merchandise offered out there usually are not contaminated with the bird flu virus.
“Wala namang human transmission eh. So I came here just to eat the chicken and the eggs and the baluts to assure the public na hindi ho delikado. Tapos na,” he stated.
During his go to to Pampanga, Duterte gave a P20.7-million test for San Luis city, the middle of the bird flu outbreak, to assist in the restoration of the affected poultry growers.