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Two more deaths of swine flu cases reported

Wed 18th Aug 2010 03:49 AM
Two more deaths of swine flu cases reported
Two more deaths of swine flu cases reported

 

Two persons died of Swine Flu in Nalgonda and Karimnagar districts according to medical reports received here on Wednesday.

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A four-year-old boy  hailing  from Tipparti village of Nalgonda district  died of Swine Flu while another  death case of  a youth was  also  reported from  Bonkuru village of  Gollapalli mandal  in  Karminagar district.

Swine Flu has been spreading in many parts of  the State  specially  after the onset of  mnsoon. Andhra Pradesh continues to be the one of the worst affected states from Swine Flu during this year.

The Andhra Pradesh government is contemplating to make mandatory conducting of health check-up in all schools as a precaution against the spread of Swine Flu.

The Health and School Education department will conduct medical camps in all schools shortly. The decision, according to Health Minister D. Nagender, comes in the light of concerns expressed by parents following deaths reported in other cities of the country.

The health departments have sounded alerts in many parts of the State and camps on awareness of Swine Flu  also  have been conducted.