On Monday,79 fresh new cases of Swine flu was detected in Rajasthan. The information is based on the data issued by the state’s Health Department.
Narmer, Jaisalmer, Udaipur, Jaipur, and Chittorgarh each of the state died one making total five in number. Over one month from January 1 to February 11 total 112 people died in Rajasthan as per reports.
On Monday, thirty-six cases were detected to be positive after diagnosis in H1N1 virus while nine in Barmer, four in Jhunjhunu, one in Dausa, one in Bikaner and another one in Ganganagar and Udaipur, two each in Sikar, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Kota, Nagaur, Ajmer and Rajsamand, and one each in Bhilwara, Baran, Bharatpur and Alwar.
The Swine flu is basically an infection caused by one of the few swine influenza viruses (SIV) with the H1N1 strain being the most common across the country. The disease spreads when any person touches an infected one or directly breathes droplets of a cough and sneezes that are present in the air.
The symptoms are the same as viral fever which is the seasonal flu and cough, sore throat, stuffy nose and headache are also seen.