7 more H1N1 suspects

The two passengers, 8 month old girl from London and 28-year-old man from Colombo landed at the BIA and were found to have symptoms of H1N1 Flu on being screened. They have been advised house-quarantine.

Thirteen samples including samples from admitted patients were sent to National Institute of Virology, Pune on Sunday.  Other samples sent on Saturday have turned negative.

Medical Education Secretary son admitted at Sagar Apollo hospital is stable and second samples of his throat swab has been collected. Two-year-old girl admitted at Lakeside Hospital is also reacting positive to the medication given.

RGICD is planning to discharge its first positive case (mother-child) on Monday as they have tested negative for subsequent tests conducted.

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