Ministry of Health announces two new swine flu fatalities
Published 5 Aug 2009
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E-Media: Riyadh - The Ministry of Health yesterday reported two new swine flu fatalities in Riyadh Region. The first victim was a 32-year-old Sri Lankan visitor who was found dead in his room at a Riyadh city hotel. The deceased had a recent history of H1N1 -A virus. The second was a 15-yer-old Saudi citizen who was suffering from the virus while in hospital. According to Saudi Press Agency, the Ministry stated that Saudi Arabia is among the least inflicted by swine flu fatalities in comparison with other countries of the world. The Ministry reiterated its calls for the public to take all possible precautionary measures against the virus and report to the nearest medical center should symptoms appear and urged the public not to listen to rumors which have nothing to do with reality.
Last Modified Date: 10/02/2013 - 4:36 PM Saudi Arabia Time
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