H1N1 strikes Birbhum


Bolpur: Although the Government has initiated stringent measures to contain the deadly Swine Flu, the disease is taking a deadly turn with each increasing day.

A woman at Dubrajpur, Birbhum has been diagonised with the deadly H1N1 virus on Saturday by a government medical team. The team went to the area to spread awareness about Swine Flu. After the woman complained of high fever from the last few days, doctors collected her blood sample which later came out positive.

Swine Flu has already claimed two lives in the state and nine persons are being treated at various hospitals.

The state is panic stricken as cases of swine flu are continuously being reported across the state.