Sourav Ganguly's niece gets swine flu

  • IANS, Kolkata
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  • Updated: Aug 17, 2009 16:46 IST

Former Indian cricket skipper Sourav Ganguly's niece tested positive for swine flu and was admitted to the isolation ward of a hospital in Kolkata on Monday, a health official said.

"Sneha Ganguly, the 11-year-old daughter of Sourav's elder brother Snehashis Ganguly, tested positive (for swine flu) today (Monday)," Tapas Sen, the state's nodal officer for swine flu, told IANS.

"She has been admitted to the isolation ward of MR Bangur Hospital," he said.

According to informed sources, Sneha's health condition is said to be stable and she is under medical supervision.

 

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