In the past 24 hrs. 168 new cases of pandemic A(H1N1) virus were registered, the total amount of the people infected so far reaching 3,427. The secretary of state in the Health Ministry professor doctor Adrian Streinu Cercel specified that so far no mutations were recorded to the pandemic virus in Romania. Classes were suspended in some tuition units, such as Lucian Blaga National College in Sebes, the western county of Alba, and the Marin Preda High School in Bucharest.
Another two deaths caused by the A(H1N1) virus were recorded in the past 24 hours, with a person suffering from leukemia and another one from obesity. The number of the deaths caused by the new flu virus reaches five.