KACHIN STATE – A local said that Nhtan Zup and Layen middle schools in KIA Brigade #1 Territory of N Jang Yang Township, Kachin State, have been temporarily closed as the flu outbreak spreads among students.
“Over 50 students are sick at Nhtan Zup. At Layen, there are over 100 sick students. The schools are closed as the number of sick students increases,” the source said.
He also added that Layen middle school had been closed for five days, and Nhtan Zup for three days.
It is said that the infected were suffering from symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, colds, nosebleed and diarrhea.
The schools where the flu was spreading were attended by around a thousand students.