In the latest development of events, two people one from Jeedimetla in Hyderabad and other one from Medak district died at Gandhi Hospital due to ‘swine flu’. The doctors said that still two more people with swine flu symptoms are being treated at the hospital.
According to officials the death toll in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh together, due to swine flu has gone up to 12 as against 8 last year.
According to the doctors who attended on the two patients, the victims were brought to Gandhi Hospital only during the late stage of the disease.
The ongoing winter season is being attributed as the cause for the outbreak of the disease. The doctors have advised the people to take all the precautionary measures.