Bangkok, Thailand (BBN)– Thailand confirmed three more deaths caused by the deadly influenza A (H1N1) virus on Monday, taking the total swine flu deaths to 21, public health ministry reported.

Two females and a male were the latest victims of the swine flu virus, while 328 new cases were confirmed, bringing the total number of infections to 3,883 across the country, a public health ministry statement said.

The 19th victim was a 13-year-old boy, the 20th a 46-year-old woman from Sakhon Nakhon and the latest a 53-year-old woman living in Bangkok, according to reports.

BBN/SS/SI/AD-14July09-12:35 am (BST)