Two new fatalities die of swine flu: MOH

Published 1 Aug 2009
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Two new fatalities die of swine flu: MOH
Riyadh - The Ministry of Health (MOH) yesterday reported two new fatalities from swine flu, bringing to four the number of those who passed away from the disease since the start of the recent spread of the pandemic in the Kingdom. The victims, a 32-year- old Saudi male nurse, and a 25-year-old Saudi citizen, contracted the virus few days ago, were rushed to the nearest clinics in Qassim Region and Assir Region respectively, but passed away on Friday.
In a statement, the Ministry offered sympathies to the families of the deceased, urging citizens and expatriates to remain complying with instructions concerning this disease.
Meanwhile, the ministry pointed out that Dr. Abdullah Al-Rabeeah, minister of health is expected to brief the press today on the measures that his ministry plans to take to combat the spread of H1N1.

Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:35 PM Saudi Arabia Time


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