Will next plague be ‘Oz-bat Epi­demic’?

Central and North Burnett Times - - OPIN­ION | YOUR SAY -

PRIME Min­is­ter Scott Mor­ri­son warns of health risks from China’s wet mar­kets. He should also check Wuhan virus labs. And cull fruit bats in Aus­tralia.

Many Aus­tralian towns and parks are in­fected by mil­lions of messy, noisy fruit bats that can carry three viruses dan­ger­ous to an­i­mals and hu­mans. Do we want the next world plague to be called “The Oz-Bat Epi­demic”?

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