Supreme Court Judge Smokin Wanjala has been admitted at the Apollo hospital in India after contracting the H1N1 influenza virus known as swine flu.

Wanjala is said to be among other top judges who are in India for an international judicial conference.

Smokin Wanjala swine flu

Chief Justice David Maraga confirmed on his twitter account that justice Wanjala is undergoing treatment for the H1N1-Swine flu which also affected six Indian Supreme Court Judges.

Wishing him a quick recovery, the CJ said the Judge is making great progress and maybe discharged today (Wednesday).

India is on high alert after following fresh outbreaks.