The State now has a total of 388 confirmed cases of Influenza A (H1N1) with 11 persons newly testing positive for the infection on Tuesday. Of the new cases, Thiruvananthapuram and Ernakulam districts reported three cases each, Malappuram, four cases and one case was reported from Thrissur.
Throat swab samples were collected from 37 persons on Tuesday and sent for testing.
Nine persons were admitted to isolation wards in hospitals while 25 others with flu-like symptoms were advised home quarantine. – Staff Reporter