Hyderabad, Jul 14: Swine Flu scare has hit the Hyderabad branch of Google and the office will remain shut for two days. Media reports quote a company spokesperson confirming that the employees have been given two days off so that they can undergo screening for the flu.
This step comes after one of the employees tested positive for Influenza A or Swine Flu. So, the internet giant directed all the 1,000 employees to get tested at the Andhra Pradesh Chest Hospital.
A 29-year-old techie tested positive when he returned from Houston on Jul 11. Apart from him, six others have tested positive spreading the scare in IT companies of Madhapur, Hyderabad.