At least four dead in new H1N1 outbreak in Myanmar

Passers-by don masks outside Yangon General Hospital in Yangon, Myanmar, yesterday, as reports confirm that at least four people in the country have died from the H1N1 flu virus. Over a dozen patients with the virus were also confirmed in various reg
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Passers-by don masks outside Yangon General Hospital in Yangon, Myanmar, yesterday, as reports confirm that at least four people in the country have died from the H1N1 flu virus. Over a dozen patients with the virus were also confirmed in various regions around the country, including Chin state and the Ayeyarwaddy and Naypyitaw regions.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 27, 2017, with the headline 'At least four dead in new H1N1 outbreak in Myanmar'. Print Edition | Subscribe