Shimla, Jan 28 (PTI) Former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh is suffering from swine flu and is undergoing treatment at Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMC) here, doctors said Monday. Also Read - 'Can't Even Kiss My Wife', Says Farooq Abdullah, Laments The Pandemic
Singh was tested positive for swine flu Monday, they said. Also Read - Live Cricket Score Ind vs Aus 4th Test Day 4 Today's Match Live Updates Gabba, Brisbane: Rain Stops Play Ahead of Tea; AUS Lead Goes Past 250
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Twenty-one patients have already tested positive for swine flu this season at IGMC, they said.
Four of them have succumbed to the virus at IGMC, whereas two swine flu patients from Himachal Pradesh’s Una district died at PGI-Chandigarh, they added.
Two-year-old girl Priyanka of Bilaspur’s Bamta village died on January 24, Jagdish (64) of Mandi’s Gagal village died due to the H1N1 virus on January 23, Padma Ram (65) of Mandi’s Thandapani succumbed on January 14 and Chander Shekhar (56) of Shimla’s Chewda died on January 6 at IGMC, they added.
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