2 more deaths from swine flu, toll now 23 - Times of India

Dehradun: Two more people have died of swine flu virus here on Monday taking the death toll from the infection to 23 in the state. With 13 new positive cases, the total number of swine flu patients has reached 149 until now in Uttarakhand.
Chief medical officer (CMO) Dr S K Gupta told TOI that swab samples of 13 patients admitted in two different hospitals were found positive for the disease on Monday and hence the total count of H1N1 affected patients had touched 149.

“On Monday, a 44-year-old woman from Haridwar and a 22-year-old woman succumbed to the infection in Mahant Indiresh Hospital,” said the CMO, adding that the doctors and paramedics across the city have been asked to keep track of the suspected cases and inform the health department on daily basis.

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