LAHORE (Staff Reported) – An alarming situation in Punjab as a woman died of swine flu in a private hospital of provincial’s capital, rising death toll three across the Punjab.

Tahira was admitted in a private hospital four days ago and her blood sample confirmed that the victim positive to swine flu.

Earlier, two women that were admitted in Nishtar Medical Institute (NMI) died on Sunday due to swine flu while as many as seven more cases have also been surfaced.

The hospital’ administration has formed an isolation ward in ward no 27 for proper treatment and checkup of the patients. The virus has been confirmed in seven people however, the number of suspected cases of the disease has reached 18.

Swine flu virus mostly attack weaker and less immune people.