Indonesia reports 101st bird flu death
Health ministry says a 32-year-old Indonesian man has died of bird flu.world Updated: Jan 30, 2008 09:35 IST
A 32-year-old Indonesian man has died of bird flu, the health ministry said on Wednesday, bringing the toll to 101 in the nation worst hit by the deadly virus.
"The man died at 16:20 on January 29 (Tuesday) at Persahabatan hospital, Jakarta," the ministry's bird flu information centre said in a statement.
The victim was from the Jakarta satellite district of Tangerang, the ministry added.