Chandigarh: Swine flu has claimed 64 lives in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh since January 1, officials said today.While 29 people have died in Punjab so far, the H1N1 virus has claimed 30 lives in Haryana while five succumbed to the disease in Chandigarh Union Territory.Most of the deaths in Punjab, which has witnessed 127 positive cases, have occurred in Mohali, Bathinda, Ludhiana, Sangrur and Barnala districts, Punjab`s Nodal Officer for swine flu cases, Deepak Bhatia said here.In Chandigarh, three of the five who died hail from Manimajra town here, Chandigarh`s Nodal officer, Dr Naresh Kumar said.He, however, said that during past few days there has been a decline in number of positive cases.
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