One more swine flu death in Orissa, toll four

August 5th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS  

Bhubaneswar, Aug 5 (IANS) The swine flu toll in Orissa rose to four Thursday with the death of a 27-year-old man, officials said.
The man was tested positive for swine flu Wednesday. He died Thursday at Sriram Chandra Bhanj Medical College & Hospital at Cuttack, 26 km from here, a senior state health official told IANS.

Of the nine testing positive for swine flu during the past two weeks, only two patients are currently undergoing treatment in a private hospital at Bhubaneswar and their conditions were stated to be stable, the official said.

No new case has so far been reported from any part of the state.

Related Stories

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Posted in Health |