Swine flu has claimed one more life in Jajarkot district on Monday night taking the death toll to 26.
The deceased has been identified as Lalbir Nepali, 61, of Ramidanda VDC-7 in the district, informed Assistant Chief District Officer Shivaraj Sedhain.
The number of swine flu patients has increased in Ramidanda despite government efforts to control it.
Meanwhile, CDO Jagat Bahadur Basnet urged all on the district not to organise public programmes and social functions until the situation in the district turns normal. RSS