LIPPO CIKARANG - Dozens of santri (schoolchildren of Islamic boarding school) of Pesantren Al Fitrah in Surabaya are currently being treated in the Haji Sukolilo hospital. A number of them has already tested positive for H1N1 Mexican flu while test results for the others are not known yet.
A group of 65 santri was brought to the hospital a few days ago after a few of them fell ill and were brought to the hospital earlier on. At the end some ten children are in a bad condition and are also suspected to have contracted Mexican Flu. Those tested positive have to undergo treatment in the Soetomo hospital in Surabaya.