Deaths from flu in Greece reach 39, another 59 people in hospital

The number of Greeks who have died from flu this winter has reached 39, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) said on Monday.

KEELPNO said that another 59 people are currently being treated in intensive care units. A total of 143 people have received hospital treatment after contracting flu since the season started in January.

Last year, 49 people lost their lives and 113 people were hospitalized.