Woman dies of swine flu in Coimbatore

A 39-year-old woman died of swine flu at government hospital here, hospital sources said on Monday.

PTI| Updated: Mar 02, 2015, 17:13 PM IST

Coimbatore: A 39-year-old woman died of swine flu at government hospital here, hospital sources said on Monday.

The woman, a resident of Saravanampatti in the city, was undergoing treatment at a private hospital for the last few days due to fever and throat pain, they said.

As the fever continued, she was shifted to the Government Hospital on Sunday morning, where she tested positive for H1N1 virus.

She succumbed to the virus last night, the sources said.