While impleading the Central government in the case, the bench appointed senior counsel S Niranjan Reddy as amicus curiae to assist the court in the present case.
Swine flu has staged a comeback in the city as eight cases have been reported in the last two days.
Two people died and 285 were infected with swine flu (H1N1) in Tamil Nadu from January to March 10 this year, data of Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme, Union Health Ministry, show.
According to the data released by the District Health Family Welfare office, 39 cases of swine flu were confirmed in the city as of Thursday.
Swine flu testing facilities are available at Medical College Raipur, Microbiology Department of Jagdalpur Medical College and All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Raipur.
Akali MLA Sukhwinder Kumar and AAP MLA Nazar Singh Manshahia drew the attention of the minister towards problem being faced by people in the state due to H1N1 virus.
According to senior officials at Safdarjung Hospital, three deaths due to swine flu have been recorded this season, while Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital has reported 10 fatalities.
Delhi has reported 1,669 cases of swine flu till February 10, the second highest in the country after Rajasthan.
In a rare case, a 24-week-old foetus was protected from swine flu by treating the mother-to-be, who had tested positive for the H1N1 virus.
Delhi so far has witnessed seven deaths due to the H1N1 virus and 1,669 cases of infection, followed by Haryana recording seven deaths and 640 cases.
Punjab has reported 30 deaths and 301 cases while Madhya Pradesh reported 16 deaths and 81 cases.
Amid the mounting cases of the H1N1 infections in the state, the Punjab government has set up isolation wards at three government medical colleges, 22 district hospitals and 41 sub-divisional hospital
The leaves of drumstick, as well as curry leaves, broad beans and sweet potato have tremendous immunity-boosting properties.
Jaipur is the worst affected city where around 1,000 people have been found positive and four deaths have occurred.
Swine flu cases generally rise in the winter season and a majority of people contract the disease in the month of December and January.