SWINE FLU

  • Government says swine flu situation is under control: Director at NIMS Yesterday

    "The government says swine flu situation is under control. Awareness drives are being carried out at various places. Government concerned as swine flu virus spreading even to the interiors of Telangana. said doctor H Thacker," Director at Noida Institute of Management Studies. ...
  • AP government issues alert after rise in swine flu cases in Telangana, Delhi & Gujarat Yesterday

    Mumbai: The Andhra Pradesh government has issued an alert with Telangana, Delhi & Gujarat witnessing a steep rise in swine flu cases. So far 60 deaths have been recorded in the country in 2015. Telengana is the worst hit with around 500 cases and 17 deaths. The National Capital is also...
  • Swine flu outbreak: Three fresh deaths reported; 25 victims so far in Telangana 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: Three more deaths from swine flu have been reported in Telangana, taking the total number of casualties due to the H1N1 virus this month to 16 in the state, a senior official said on Tuesday. With this, the total number of deaths during this season (from December last) rose...
  • Swine flu outbreak: 35 fresh cases reported in Telangana 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Thirty five fresh swine flu cases have been reported in Telangana on Sunday even as no fresh death due to the infection was reported in the last 48 hours, a senior health official said. The 35 were among 82 samples tested while another 112 samples are in the process of...
  • No to handshakes and hugs, only say 'Namaste' to prevent swine flu: Telangana government 1 week ago

    Telangana: With 11 swine flu deaths and 250 cases in January, Telangana is the worst hit state in the country. Alarmed with the situation, the Telangana government is putting effort in to control and treat swine flu cases in the state. To prevent the spread of the disease, the government...
  • Swine flu claims two more lives in Delhi, 199 cases in January January 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Swine flu claimed two more lives in the national capital on Friday, taking the death toll to five while 26 people tested positive for the H1N1 virus. While a 53-year-old woman from Chattarpur died at Ram Manohar Lohiya hospital, a 50-year-old woman from Patel Nagar passed away at Safdarjung...
  • Andhra Pradesh and Telangana worst hit by the swine flu virus January 21, 2015

    Hyderabad: Three more deaths due to swine flu have been reported in Hyderabad on Wednesday. This has taken the death toll in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to 10 this year. Both the states remain worst hit by the swine flu virus. 49 fresh cases of swine flu, the highest in a...
  • 25 new cases of swine flu reported in Hyderabad January 20, 2015

    Hyderabad: 25 new cases of swine flu have been reported in Hyderabad on Tuesday. The total number of cases reported from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh till now is 173 in January with 7 dead. Swine flu continues to spread its wings across the country with fresh cases being reported daily....
  • Over 230 cases of swine flu reported across India, 100 in Delhi alone January 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Swine flu seems to be increasing at an alarming rate throughout the country with the national capital having recorded more than 100 cases this year alone. The overall cases have been recorded in the country has crossed 230 with the death toll over 30. The Health Ministry said that...
  • Swine flu cases cross 100 mark in Delhi January 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Ten new cases of swine flu were reported in the national capital on Saturday, taking the total figure to 108 in 2015. The Union Health Ministry said that government has placed an order for procuring 30,000 doses of antiviral drug oseltamivir to treat a potential outbreak in the country. Officials...
  • Delhi: Swine flu claims fourth victim, seven new cases reported January 12, 2015

    New Delhi: The national capital on Monday recorded the fourth death due to swine flu with a 44-year-old woman from West Delhi succumbing to the H1N1 virus at a private hospital. "The woman was undergoing treatment for various ailments and was detected with swine flu recently. She suffered from uncontrolled diabetis...
  • Three new cases of swine flu in Delhi January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Three new cases of swine flu were reported in the national capital on Sunday, taking the total to 43 so far in 2015. The fresh cases include a 78-year-old woman from Gulmohar Park and a 31-year-old man from Kalkaji, both of whom are receiving treatment at home. The third patient,...
  • Five new cases of swine flu in Delhi January 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Five new cases of swine flu were reported on Saturday in the national capital taking the total figure to 40 so far this year. Swine flu has claimed three lives till now. On Friday, a 38-year-old woman from Uttam Nagar succumbed to the H1N1 virus at Ram Manohar...
  • Delhi records second swine flu death, 8 cases reported January 8, 2015

    New Delhi: Just a day after first death due to swine flu, the national capital on Thursday reported the second death due to swine flu this year with a 30-year-old man from East Delhi succumbing to the H1N1 virus at a private hospital in national capital. According to a senior official...
  • Three swine flu deaths in Delhi, doctor among 9 new cases January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi on Wednesday reported the third death caused by swine flu, and nine new cases that included a woman doctor from the city's Lady Hardinge hospital, which prompted the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) and the city health department to hold a meeting to review the situation. According...
  • Delhi sees 5 new cases of swine flu, doctors fear rise in cases January 6, 2015

    New Delhi: The national capital on Tuesday reported five new cases of swine flu, taking the total figure to 14 so far this year. Three women, aged 31, 38 and 44, all residents of Mehrauli, Mansa Ram Park and Sagarpur along with two men, aged 42 and 50 residing in...
  • Swine flu scare across India, fresh cases reported in Delhi, Telangana January 6, 2015

    New Delhi/ Hyderabad: Swine flu continues to spread its wings across the country with fresh cases being reported in Hyderabad. Six cases have also been reported from Telangana and one from Andhra Pradesh. Sixteen people have died from the virus in both the states. Meanwhile, four fresh cases have been...
  • Four fresh cases of swine flu reported in Delhi January 5, 2015

    New Delhi: Four fresh cases of swine flu were reported in the national capital on Monday, taking the figure to 9 so far this year. The Union Health Minister JP Nadda reiterated that there was no need to panic even as he directed officials of both Centre and state governments to...
  • Government monitoring swine flu situation, arrangements in place: JP Nadda January 2, 2015

    Hyderabad: Swine flu has claimed two more lives in Hyderabad in the last 24 hours. One of the deceased is a 29-year-old lady who was pregnant. This has become a big health concern for everyone. Over 80 cases of swine flu have been reported in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh in 2014....
  • Well cooked pork doesn't spread swine flu virus, say doctors January 2, 2015

    Doctors say that a well cooked pork does not spread swine flu as the virus gets killed when cooked. "Cooking it properly will kill the virus. It cannot survive high temperatures. Other main mode of transmission is by contact with an infected person," says Dr Amit Dhamija from Gangaram Hospital. ...
  • Swine flu deaths in India: fatalities caused by ignorance? January 1, 2015

    After two more deaths in Hyderabad that is raising concerns of an epidemic the question arises are swine flu deaths in India: fatalities caused by ignorance? ...
  • Swine flu scare continues in Delhi, 3 more cases reported December 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Three persons, including a mother-son duo, have tested positive for swine flu in the national capital, taking the number of H1N1 influenza cases reported in the city to 35 in 2014. A five-year-old child and his 33-year-old mother, both residents of INA colony, tested positive for swine flu...
  • Swine flu: Delhi markets openly sell infected chicken December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: At a time when six people have lost their lives and over 60 have been affected due to swine flu, an investigation by Network 18 shows how chicken- unfit for human consumption- is being sold in Delhi markets. Widely famous as the country's biggest wholesale market for non-vegetarian food,...
  • Delhi hospitals put on alert following swine flu death December 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi government has put all its designated hospitals on alert and has asked them take appropriate measures and follow the standard protocols for treating swine flu patients in the wake of the death of a 51-year-old woman due to the virus. With 32 confirmed cases of H1N1 in the...
  • Government hospitals equipped to deal with Swine Flu, says JP Nadda December 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Health Minister JP Nadda said there was no need to panic as several government hospitals in the national capital were equipped to deal with Swine Flu. The remarks came a day after a 51-year-old woman died due to swine flu in Ghaziabad. Naada said, "17 government hospitals have...
  • Delhi: One person dies due to Swine flu in Ganga Ram Hospital December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: A 51-year-old woman died due to Swine flu in national capital on Friday. The lady was first shifted from Yashoda Hospital to Columbia Asia Hospital in Ghaziabad and then to Ganga Ram Hospital on December 21, 2014. The patient at the time of admission to Ganga Ram Hospital was...
  • Swine flu kills 8 in Andhra, Telangana; bird flu alert in Chandigarh December 22, 2014

    Hyderabad/Chandigarh: The deadly Swine flu has struck once again, three people in Telangana and five people in Andhra Pradesh have succumbed to the deadly virus. In Punjab, birds have been tested positive for Avian flu at the Sukhna lake and reports of over 300 crows dying under mysterious circumstances are...
  • Three people die of swine flu in Hyderabad; Telangana toll mounts to 8 December 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: Three people have succumbed to swine flu in Hyderabad in the last two days, taking the total number of deaths due to the disease in 2014 in Telangana to eight. Two persons infected with the H1N1 virus died late on Tuesday while the third patient passed away on Wednesday,...
  • Tenth patient tests positive for swine flu in Indore October 31, 2014

    Indore: With a 40-year-old woman testing positive for swine flu, the number of those infected with the H1N1 virus in the district has gone up to 10, a health official said. The woman, a resident of Ramkrishna Bagh colony, was admitted to a private hospital in Indore October 27. Later, her swab...
  • 5th swine flu case detected in Indore September 23, 2014

    Indore: With a 25-year-old woman testing positive for swine flu, the number of those infected with the H1N1 virus in the district this year has risen to five, a senior health official said. The woman, a resident of Manikbagh area, was admitted to a private hospital on September 18 after...