One more woman dies of swine flu, toll reaches 4

60 cases of swine flu reported in single day from lucknow

60 cases of swine flu reported in single day from lucknow

Even as Chandigarh has witnessed a sudden spike in swine flu cases over the last few weeks, the number of dengue cases in the city seems to be on the rise, too. In state there were 131 samples of najal-swab were tested and of them 24 tested positive. A resident of Bargarh, died of swine flu during treatment at VIMSAR at Burla in Sambalpur district today. "Our health teams, working on the ground are creating awareness about swine flu and also conducting surveys to find mosquito-prone conditions at the same time", said Dr Aggarwal. Many patients are from outside as per the district health authorities.

Amritsar, August 12A patient from Gurdaspur with swine flu symptoms was shifted to Sri Guru Ram Das Ji Hospital here today.

Health officers said special Out Patient Department (OPD), special wards for swine flu patients have also been ready.

"This year around 70 per cent of the dengue cases have contracted infection from other states", a hospital official said. Three death of swine flu patients occurred in private hospitals of the city. "We have reserved 1,000 beds in 19 government hospitals for such patients", Jain told the assembly while making a suo motu statement on swine flu and vector-borne diseases. "I will get it confirmed", he said.