Published On : Mon, Sep 10th, 2012

First swine flu death of the season.

City recorded its first Swine flu death of the season and the second in Vidarbha. 5 patients have tested positive for the disease since April. The person who died was man of 25 years hailing from Butibori. He was admitted to GMCH on August 30th. Since April, 39 samples were sent to the National Institute of Virology out of which 5 have been tested Positive. Dr. Arun Humne, Superintendent and Head of Preventive and Social Medicine department of GMCH has said that this shouldn