The State Government of Rajasthan on 19 February 2013 decided to constitute a task force to control Swine Flu effectively. Chief Secretary of the State, CK Matthew was appointed as the head of the task force constituted.
The state had witnessed 148 cases of death and 834 positive cases since April 2012. A central team that constitutes of five doctors and microbiologist is on the state visit and would pay a visit to Jodhpur, Ajmer and Bikaner, areas worst affected from the disease. A report is to be submitted by this team to the Union Ministry based on which the Ministry will frame a strategy to curb the menace of Swine-Flu.