Published: Tue, August 22, 2017
Health Care | By Oscar Goodwin

Swine Flu death toll rises to 18 in Odisha

Swine Flu death toll rises to 18 in Odisha

Darjeeling district Chief Medical Officer of Health (CMOH) Dr Asit Biswas said, "The nursing home administration informed the district health office about suspected swine flu infected patient". Till August 13, the total number of cases stands at 1,307, more than six times the corresponding period of 2016. Nikol is the most affected ward in the city due to H1N1 as total 114 cases have been reported including one death case.

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According to an update by the Gujarat government's Health Department, 12 persons succumbed to the flu on Friday, while 228 new cases were reported. But some reports suggest that despite the spurt in cases in the capital, the number of deaths has not risen significantly. "Two patients were from Delhi and two from outside".

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With the incidence of Swine flu spreading to new areas each day the situation in Odisha has become uncontrollable.

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Swine flu is a viral disease, its virus is also called H1N1 and its genetic analysis has shown that it has originated from the animals specially pigs hence it is called Swine flu. "These patients need special treatment", a doctor in Delhi reportedly said. Due to this, the number of deaths due to swine flu have also shot up. In last ten days, they have surveyed 16 lakh houses out of which some houses have been surveyed twice and thrice. At present, 50 patients are under treatment for swine flu in the city hospitals with the condition of 35 reported to be stable. Swine flu is a respiratory disease caused by the virus H1N1 whose symptoms include sore throats, coughs and fever.

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