A 73-year-old man who examined optimistic for H3N2 virus died throughout remedy in Maharashtra’s Pimpri Chinchwad on Thursday. In an announcement, Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Company stated the affected person was additionally affected by COPD (pulmonary illness) and atrial fibrillation, ANI reported.
That is the third reported demise because of H3N2 virus previously 24 hours.
On Wednesday, Maharashtra Well being Minister Tanaji Sawant stated a minimum of two individuals died because of the H3N2 virus. A 23-year-old male medical pupil died in Ahmednagar and a 72-year-old man handed away in Nagpur.
Each had examined optimistic for Covid-19 and H3N2, IANS quoted Sawant as saying.
As of Wednesday, Maharashtra has recorded 352 circumstances of H3N2. “We’re requesting folks to take all precautions and keep away from partaking in self-medication, as with well timed remedy, the illness is absolutely curable,” Sawant informed media individuals.