June 16, 2009

Swine Flu in Jalandhar- No Need to Panic

Civil Surgeon Jalandhar Dr. Walia has assured the public that the administration especially the health department is fully geared to tackle any likely threat of swine ( H1N1 ) flu. Required medicines are available with the authorities and 3 ambulances kept ready.

A rapid action team of specialists has arrived from New Delhi to assist local medical staff. This team includes Dr. Himanshu ; Dr. Shah Hussein ; Dr. Bhawani Singh and Dr. Som Nath.

Following precautions are recommended:-

Cover your nose with handkerchief while sneezing.
Wash your hands very frequently.
Avoid shaking hands
Maintain a distance of 5 feet from any swine flu suspect.
Wear protective masks.

Helpline Tel. No.s

Jalandhar - 09814090818

Govt. of India ( NewDelhi )-011-23921401


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