The number of citizens seeking medical intervention in relation to flu symptoms has risen significantly over the past three days, as the virus continues to spread in the country. Approximately 30 new cases have been registered each day, causing doctors to appeal for greater care to be taken during this period to protect against infection. Throughout the period from January to March 2019 a total of 472 cases of infection with the influenza virus have been confirmed. Doctor Donika Jorga issued an appeal to citizens to be aware that cases of the flu are on the rise and that they should take all necessary precautions to ensure they do not fall victim to the virus.