An awareness class on “bird flu” was convened on 4th December 2014 and was handled by Dr. Preethi Unnithan, Senior Research Officer of COHEART. The class was organized by the Poothadi Grama Panchayat and was inaugurated by Panchayat President Smt. I. B. Mrinalini. The ward members, CDS persons, staff of Veterinary Hospital and health inspectors were the participants.