Two new swine-flu cases reported in Telangana

Two fresh cases of swine flu have been reported in Telangana, the state government said here today.

“In the current season from August 1 till September 28, 799 samples have been tested, out of which 123 found to be positive and number of deaths because of other complications and swine flu as on date are five,” a bulletin on swine flu said.

It said two of the 32 cases tested yesterday have been found positive for the H1N1 virus. No death was reported yesterday.

Sufficient stock of medicines and testing kits are available at all districts, area and teaching hospitals, it added.

Citizens are advised to report to a hospital upon suffering from first symptoms of swine flu like high fever, body pains, sneezing and cough.