70\% dip in H1N1 but experts worry over drop in vaccination
There has been a 70 per cent decline in the number of H1N1 virus cases registered since last year. However, the drop in immunisation against the H1N1 virus has now led the state expert committee on communicable diseases to sound a warning that the “battle is far from over”. As against 905 deaths registered last year due to the resurgence of pandemic H1N1 influenza, there were 25 deaths in the state this year. Dr Subash Salunkhe, chairman of the state expert committee to prevent communicable diseases, told The Indian Express....