Compare the statements A and B.
Statement A - Ranikhet disease is the disease of poultry.
Statement B - It is caused by a virus.
Both the statements A and B are correct
Statement A is correct and B is wrong
Statement A is wrong and B is correct
Both the statements A and B are wrong
The correct option is A Both the statements A and B are correct
Ranikhet disease is also known in the West as Newcastle disease. Newcastle disease is a highly contagious viral disease s an infection of domestic poultry and other bird species with virulent Newcastle disease virus (NDV). It is characterised by digestive, respiratory and/or nervous signs. NDV synonymous with avian paramyxovirus serotype 1 (PMV-1), is an RNA virus.