Director Sheri E Kashmir Institute Medical Secence (SKIMS) Dr Showkat Ahmad Zargar addressing a press conference in Srinagar on Wednesday, 18 February 2015 and briefed about recent swine flu cases in the valley.
Here are the major points he summed up.
1. We have been witnessing swine flu as seasonal infection from month of october
2. Hajj pilgrims returning were first detected with infections.
3. 670 suspected samples received, 113 infected with influenza.
4. only 71 tested positive for swine flu and two deaths confirmed.