KOCHI: A case of H1N1 was confirmed in Ernakulam on Friday.
It is the second case reported this year in the district. The first case was diagnosed two weeks ago, District Medical Officer (DMO) R Sudhakaran said.
The details of the patient was not be revealed.
The case of H1N1 was confirmed after the swab was tested at the National Institute of Virology, Alappuzha. It is learnt that a woman from Thevara area has been infected with the virus. The medicines for the disease are available at all primary health centres in the district, the DMO said.