"There has been no suspected case in India," said J.P.Narain, director communicable disease in the WHO regional office for Southeast Asia.
When asked about the reports of the NRI who flew in from Texas, he said "We spoke to the Indian health officials and they told us that the laboratory results (of the NRI) were negative."
However he did not deny that the 'strong signal of the pandemic is imminent'.
India will still be taking all precautionary steps. The country has put its surveillance in place to check the influenza from slipping in. Heavy screening procedures in Indian airports are still intact checking people travelling from affected areas.