Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Feb 3:
Another person tested positive for swine flu in Odisha today. The afflicted person is a woman and hails from Saheed Nagar area of the capital city, sources in the directorate of Public Health said here today.
She has been admitted to a private hospital of the city, sources added.
Swine flu claimed its first victim of the year in the state on Sunday when a person hailing from Mukundaprasad area in Khodha died of the disease at the SCB Medical College and Hospital at Cuttack .
With this, the number of patients who have tested positive for the dreaded disease in the state, including the person who died of the disease on Sunday, has risen to six.