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Swine flu: First case reported in Himachal

The first swine flu case of this season was reported in Himachal Pradesh after the sample of a Kangra patient tested positive for H1N1 virus.

chandigarh Updated: Feb 09, 2015 08:44 IST
HT Correspondent
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The first swine flu case of this season was reported in Himachal Pradesh after the sample of a Kangra patient tested positive for H1N1 virus.

The sample was sent to Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) here by Dr Rajendra Prasad Medical College, Tanda.
The victim is a 59-year-old woman, a resident of Alampur in Kangra district. Her name was not revealed.

IGMC senior medical superintendent Ramesh Chand confirmed that a sample sent by the Tanda college had tested positive for swine flu.