Bombay: Maharashtra recorded 2,337 swine flu cases and 98 deaths between January 1 and August 28 this yr, prompting the state’s well being division on (*28*) to induce folks to train warning after they take part in Ganesh festivities.
These cases had been registered in 19 districts, led by Pune with 770 cases and 33 deaths, he mentioned.
Mumbai has recorded 348 cases and three deaths, whereas these figures are 474 and 14 respectively for neighboring Thane, an official mentioned. Kolhapur recorded 159 cases and 13 deaths throughout this era.
“The state reported 2,337 swine flu cases and 98 deaths during the period from January 1 to August 28 of this year. Amid rising swine flu cases, people should celebrate the festival with care,” he mentioned.
He mentioned folks with flu-like sicknesses ought to keep away from public locations, whereas these with high-risk situations ought to undertake COVID-appropriate conduct at public capabilities.