Swine flu has claimed 100 lives in Rajasthan till February 8 this year. According to health officials, four people died of Swine flu in Rajasthan on Friday taking the overall toll to 100 in 2019.
The four patients who lost their lives were from Kota, Jodhpur, Hanumangarh and Dausa districts. According to the officials, 87 new cases have been reported in the state, taking the tally of patients to 2,793 in 39 days.
Amongst the fresh cases, Jaipur witnessed the highest number of 43 patients, followed by Barmer (nine), Dausa and Udaipur (four each), Jaisalmer and Jodhpur (three each), Sawai Madhopur, Kota, Bikaner, Churu, Hanumangarh, Alwar, Sikar (two each) and one each from Ajmer, Bhilwara, Bharatpur, Ganganagar, Jhunjhunu, Baran and Rajsamand.
(With IANS inputs)