Swine flu toll reaches 74

Swine flu toll reaches 74


Three fatatlities occurred in Karnataka and one each in Maharashtra and Gujarat as the number of those afflicted with disease topped the 2,900 mark.

A two-and-a-half-year-old child, who was admitted to a hospital in Pune, the worst-hit by the virus, on August 21 after she tested positive for A (H1N1), died on Sunday night, health officials said. With the infant’s death, the toll mounted to 23 in Pune.