Special Correspondent

It will function on toll-free telephone no. 104 belonging


HYDERABAD: A State-level control room has been opened by the government on Thursday to monitor and treat cases of swine flu.

For the time being, the control room will function on toll-free telephone number-104- belonging to Health Management Research Institute (HMRI). Any suspected case can be intimated to the officials on this number. They will respond immediately by sending HMRI vehicles for conducting various tests. The HMRI vehicles are equipped with full-fledged labs wherein preliminary tests for swine flu can be conducted, said L. V. Subrahmanyam, Principal Secretary, Health.

The public can also inform the government about any incidence over telephone no. 1075 of the Central Institute of Communicable Diseases.