Dr Harish Kumar, consultant - Paediatrics & Paediatric Intensive Care, Aster CMI Hospital, said, “Of late, people who were not opting to take these vaccines have started doing so.
Govt announces treatment guidelines for hospitals to deal with both diseases having overlapping symptoms
Dr T Jacob John, the brain behind the setting up of the Kerala Institute of Virology and Infectious Diseases in Alappuzha, said the lack of a public health surveillance system is hitting Kerala hard
Earlier, WHO chief had also said that the fatality rate of COVID-19 is estimated to be 10 times higher than influenza.
30 hospital staffers quarantined in Chandigarh as patient under treatment for H1N1 tests coronavirus positive
Meanwhile, five more positive cases of coronavirus were reported from Chandigarh on Monday taking the number of cases in the city to 13, states the medical bulletin of Chandigarh Administration.
Besides the deaths of hundreds of crows and other birds in Patna, Nalanda and Nawada districts, about 50 pigs had also suspectedly died recently in Bhgalapur and Rohtas districts due to swine flu.
Even at a time when the focus is on Covid-19 epidemic, up to March 1, H1N1 has claimed 28 lives.
A H1N1 sensitisation workshop for lawyers and other staff members will also be conducted by the Ministry of Health at Bar Council of India's office on Wednesday.
Two employees SAP India at its facility at RMZ Ecoworld in the city have tested positive for the H1N1 virus, the company has said.
SAP India Offices across Bangalore, Gurgaon and Mumbai have been closed for extensive sanitization, and all SAP employees based in these locations have been asked to work from home.
Of the four, two are from Bhubaneswar and one each from Cuttack and Dhenkanal.
RML hospital authorities said that two new individuals suspected of coronavirus with a recent history of travelling back from China were admitted.