Man dies of swine flu in Vadodara; Gujarat toll at 6

Last Updated: Sunday, August 23, 2009 - 11:55

Vadodara: A 48-year-old man succumbed to
swine flu at the SSG hospital here Sunday morning, pushing the
total number of H1N1 deaths in Gujarat to six.

Hasmukh Hingu was admitted to the government-run hospital
on August 20 with respiratory distress syndrome and had been
in a critical stage since then, Dipesh Duttaroy, in-charge
superintendent of the hospital said.

Hingu tested positive for swine flu yesterday, Duttaroy
added.

With this, the nation-wide toll from H1N1 pandemic has
risen to 64, hospital authorities said.

Bureau Report



First Published: Sunday, August 23, 2009 - 11:55
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