Ministry of Health confirmed 98% swine flu victims recovered
Published 3 Sep 2009
Share the article
E-Media: Riyadh - About 3500 persons in Saudi Arabia have caught swine flu, 98% of them were cured and 23 passed away, Health Ministry said. The Ministry, according to Saudi Press Agency, said follow-up reports on the health of Umrah pilgrims in Makkah and visitors to the Prophet’s Mosque were very satisfactory and only 28 swine flu cases were detected among the pilgrims since the start of Ramadan, pointing out that the number of those who contracted the swine flu in Makkah reached 265 cases and 206 in Medina since the outbreak of the disease.
Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:34 PM Saudi Arabia Time
Was this page useful?
Your feedback is submitted!
You have already submitted your response for this page
Feedback already submitted.
Thank you for your input!
If you have further feedback, please send us a message on