Swine fly kills woman, Delhi toll 49

December 17th, 2009 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) A 25-year-old woman died of swine fly in the capital Thursday, taking the toll due to Influenza A (H1N1) in the city to 49, the authorities said.
The woman was admitted to the Ram Manohar Lohia hospital Dec 11 and died Thursday afternoon, Anjana Prakash, the additional nodal officer handling swine flu cases in Delhi, told IANS.

Delhi also recorded 131 new cases of swine flu Thursday. Of these 72 were children. This has taken the cumulative total number of swine flu cases in the capital to 7,942, Prakash said.

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