Swine flu kills one in Vadodara
The swine flu virus, which has been on a resurgent course since the beginning of monsoon, tightened its grip over the country during the past week with 21 deaths being reported from various parts including one in Gujarat.
Brijesh Kumar Patel (22) succumbed to H1N1 on Monday afternoon at SSG Hospital in Vadodara. Patel, resident of Shrikoth in Bharuch, was admitted to a private hospital in Vadodara. However, when his condition deteriorated he was shifted to SSG Hospital on Sunday midnight. He tested positive for swine flu on Monday morning.
One more patient has been tested positive for swine flu  in Gandhinagar. A 45-year-old male from Himmatnagar has been hospitalised in Apollo Hospital in Gandhinagar, said sources in the health department.
Kerala and Maharashtra again bore the brunt during the week (13th to 19th July) with the states reporting eight and 11 cases respectively.
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