Suspected A (H1N1) death in city

Special Correspondent

COIMBATORE: A 51-year-old man is said to have died of A (H1N1) flu in a private hospital in the city on Sunday.

Joint Director of Health M. Duraikannan, however, said that the throat swabs already tested locally would be sent to the National Institute of Communicable Diseases on Monday for another test.


“We will investigate whether this is a case of A (H1N1) flu. Result will be known in three days,” Dr. Duraikannan said.

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