In recent years, the veterinary painkiller and anti-inflammatory drug Diclofenac has been a serious concern for rapid decline in the number of __:
1. Vultures
2. Eagles
3. Common crow
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] Only 1 & 2

Scientists fear that all Aquila species are susceptible to diclofenac. With 14 species of Aquila eagles distributed across Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe and North America, diclofenac poisoning should be considered a global problem.

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