Influenza A (H1N1) – Brunei’s first death
Brunei recorded its first death for the Influenza A H1N1 of a 12-year old girl on Thursday, 2 July 2009. The deceased, who has been critically ill since 26 June 2009, was suffering from Auto-Immune Hepatitis, End-stage liver failure and Pneumonia. Lab tests conducted on Thursday morning showed that she was also tested positive for Influenza A H1N1. The Ministry of Health is investigating on the background of the victim. Al-Fatihah to her.
Read more from the Ministry of Health.
Being a Friday today, mosques and religious halls will be conducting a special Sunat Hajat prayer to seek for God’s protection against the disease and other calamities.