22 test positive for swine flu
Twenty-two people including nineteen children tested positive for swine flu virus in the city on Tuesday.delhi Updated: Oct 13, 2009 17:51 IST
Twenty-two people including nineteen children tested positive for swine flu virus in the city on Tuesday.
With this, the total number of positive swine flu cases in the city went up to 3,204.
"Till date 3,204 cases have tested positive for H1N1 virus on Tuesday. More than 90 per cent patients have been successfully treated and discharged," Kiran Walia, Delhi health minister said.
"A total of 1,679 children have been detected positive with swine flu here," she said.
Walia further said that the situation is under control and the government is doing its best efforts in providing treatment to H1N1 patients in government hospitals.
So far, 14 persons have succumbed to the virus in Delhi.