Search This Blog

Sunday, September 26, 2010

India : 2 more succumb to swine flu; toll reaches 206

A report from Sakaal Times :

" PUNE: With two more deaths occurring in the last couple of days, swine flu death toll in the city has reached 206 since April this year. These latest deaths took the toll to 417, since the outbreak of the pandemic Influenza H1N1.

According to a statement issued by Deputy Director, Health Services, Amar Majhi (40), a resident of Hadapsar (originally hailing from Jharkhand) died on Wednesday at Sassoon General Hospital. He was suffering from high fever, cough and breathlessness for more than 16 days.

Another death occurred on Thursday at Noble Hospital, where Shobha Khedekar (40), from Purandar taluka, breathed her last. She was suffering from fever with chills and increasing dyspnoea since Sept 20."

No comments:

Post a Comment