208 positive cases of H1N1 reported in Jammu and Kashmir
JAMMU: State government today confirmed as many as 208 cases of Swine Flu. H1N1 Virus was found to be present in 208 suspected cases and results of 98 more are still awaited, said an official spokes person.
“Of the total 192 samples taken for H1N1 in Jammu Division, 27 cases have tested positive, 67 negative and reports are awaited in 98 cases and 27 patients have been admitted till date“, he said.
As many as 181 cases have tested positive for H1N1 Influenza till today in Srinagar, he said.
Nearly 12,600 patients visited the OPD’s of prominent medical colleges and hospitals of the state, he said.
Director Health Services Jammu today issued 600 Tamiflu tablets to SMGS Hospital and GMC Jammu whereas 1000 Tamiflu tablets have been issued to the district hospitals in Jammu Division.
The 181 cases were reported from
Shere Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), he said.