13 more swine flu cases in Delhi

Last Updated: Tue, Mar 19, 2013 14:20 hrs

New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) A total of 13 more people tested positive for swine flu here Tuesday, taking the number of those infected to 1,431 this year, an official said. There were no new deaths.

"Thirteen more people tested positive for swine flu," a doctor from Delhi Health Service (DHS) told IANS.

So far, 16 deaths have been reported in Delhi - one in January, 11 in February and four in March so far.

The city has seen a spurt in the Influenza A (H1N1 virus) cases this year. In 2012, only 78 swine flu cases and one death were reported.

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