Swine flu claims one more life, toll reaches 5 in Punjab

The total number of suspected patients admitted to the local hospitals stands at 65.

By: PTI | Ludhiana | Published:January 18, 2016 9:20 pm

One more person succumbed to swine flu at Christian Medical College and Hospital on Monday taking the death toll due to deadly H1N1 virus in the city hospitals to five.

While one person died of swine flu, a woman admitted at Dayananad Medical College and Hospital has tested positive of H1N1, district epidemiologist, Dr Ramesh said.

The total number of suspected patients admitted to the local hospitals stands at 65, he added.