MULTAN: Another two patients who were tested positive for seasonal influenza (H1N1), died at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the Nishtar Hospital on Saturday.
According to an official source, 22-year-old Waseem and 32-year-old Mumtaz Bibi of Khanewal died at the ICU.
He said that the death toll from the disease at the Nishtar Hospital had risen to 38 and that another seven suspected seasonal influenza patients were brought to the hospital on Saturday.
A total of 13 patients are still under treatment at the health facility, the source added.
He said that out of 13, five have already been tested positive for the disease while the reports of six others are still awaited.
Two patients were under treatment at the ICU while 11 at the isolation ward, he said.