JP Nadda to make statement in Parliament on swine flu

New Delhi, PTI | Updated : 24 February 2015, 09:53 AM

With the swine flu menace raising widespread concern, Health Minister JP Nadda will today make a statement in both Houses of Parliament regarding the H1NI seasonal influenza and the steps taken to control it.

Swine flu claimed the lives of 21 more people today as the toll in the country reached 833 and the number of those affected by the H1N1 virus breached the 14,000 mark.

According to Health Ministry figures, the total number of persons who have been affected by the disease is 14,484.

Opposition parties have expressed concern over the swine flu cases and asked government to take effective measures to contain the deadly disease. 

First Published: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 09:51 AM
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