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Rajasthan minister tests positive for Swine Flu

by RajasthanDirect
Mar 11, 2015

One more Rajasthan Minister has tested positive for Swine Flu, this time Rajasthan Food and Civil supply Minister Hem Singh Bhadana has tests positive.

The minister is recuperating at his Civil Line residence here after he moved from his Alwar constituency to the state capital on Tuesday, his personal assistant said.

His swab sample was sent from Alwar on Sunday and Chief Medical and Health Officer H R Meena confirmed that he was infected with H1N1 virus. 

A leave application was also approved in the state Assembly by voice vote when Speaker Kailash Meghwal asked the members whether the minister be granted leave for the remaining days of sittings on sickness ground.

Meanwhile, the Swine Flu death toll in Rajasthan is highest as compare to other Indian states. Till now 343 people have succumbed to swine flu since January in different parts of Rajasthan.

Src:- http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/rajasthan-minister-down-with-swine-flu/articleshow/46516785.cms

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