Bhubaneswar: The total swine flu death toll across Odisha reached 36 with one more person succumbing to the influenza virus today at SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack.
One more person also tested positive for H1N1 out of 19 swab samples tested at the Regional Medical and Research Centre (RMRC) today.
So far the total number of positive cases in the state has gone up to 346 out of 1044 swab sample tests, a health department press note said.
Earlier, the state government had issued guidelines to both government and private hospitals for the treatment of swine flu patients.
Meanwhile, at least three persons have died of dengue in the state.