Man tests positive for swine flu in Bhuj
Palanpur: A 49-year-old man in Madhapur village of Bhuj taluka has tested positive for the H1N1 virus. Sandeep Virmani is under treatment at Accord Hospital in the town, said chief district health officer Surendra Mod.
Mod said that Virmani had come from Bhutan some days ago. He was admitted to the Accord Hospital on Tuesday after he complained of cold, cough and fever for past two to three days. His blood sample report confirming H1N1 virus was received from Pandit Deendayal Hospital in Rajkot. tnn
Mod further said that 24 persons including doctor and a nurse are also being treated for having come in contact with Virmani.