Oprah Winfrey scraps India trip over swine flu fear

May 7th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS  

Oprah Winfrey London, May 7 (IANS) Talk show host Oprah Winfrey has reportedly scrapped a low-key trip to India over fears about the swine flu epidemic.
The media queen planned to fly to Goa May 5 and meet up with Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat. But the trip was cancelled at the last minute after Winfrey was advised to stay at home, reported femalefirst.co.uk.

Winfrey is not the only celebrity cancelling travel plans because of the flu pandemic. Heidi Klum and Seal have called off their trip to Mexico, where they renew their wedding vows annually.

The swine flu crisis is believed to have started in Mexico.

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