Swine flu claims 3 more lives in Mumbai; death toll reaches 10

Swine flu claims three more lives in Mumbai, taking death toll to 10 in 2017. A senior civic official said that the three deaths caused by the air-borne disease occurred last week. He further said, with the monsoon beginning, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is concentrating on preventing spread of the disease. According to a BMC statement, there were 285 confirmed cases of swine flue this year in the metropolis.
Swine flu is a respiratory disease with symptoms that include fever, coughing, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, body ache and fatigue.

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