Soon, swine flu diagnostic centres around Maharahtra to be up and running

The State government has assured the Bombay High Court, that by month end, laboratories to check swine flu will be operational in Aurangabad and Lathur government medical colleges. It also assured that by year-end, centres in other districts like Ratnagiri, Sindhudhurg, Kolhapur up and running. Till now the practice has been to send swabs of patients to laboratories at Pune or Mumbai, thus delaying treatment.