Six more Pune students tested positive for swine flu

Six more children of a school here have tested positive for H1NI virus, taking the total number of infected students to 19, health officials said on Thursday.

Updated: Jul 23, 2009, 15:34 PM IST

Pune: Six more children of a school here
have tested positive for H1NI virus, taking the total number
of infected students to 19, health officials said on Thursday.

With this, the number of confirmed Swine flu cases in
the city now stands at 31, registering significant increase in
last few days.

The school was closed down for a week after the
infection spread from class eight to class five division on
Tuesday.

Seven more suspected cases have been reported among
the students of the same school, the officials said, adding
their reports are awaited.

Bureau Report