Skip to content Skip to navigation

Suspected H1N1 patient in general ward

An uneasy situation is prevailing at the Kushal Konwar Civil Hospital in Golaghat after a suspected swine flu patient was admitted on Sunday. According to our correspondent, the patient, an employee based in Pune and a local resident of Borsapara Kamargaon was admitted in the hospital on Sunday as he complaint of fever and cough two days after he arrived in Golaghat.

Other patients at the hospital came out of their wards fearing it to be a case of swine flu. But the doctors on Sunday midnight took out the patient and placed him at a general ward instead of an isolated ward. His samples have been sent for test at the Regional Medical Research Centre at Lahowal in Dibrugarh. It may be noted that altogether 6 persons have tested positive in the deadly H1N1 virus infection case. Their condition is said to be normal.

Author info

editor's picture

Please send your comments to

Add new comment

Random Stories

Citizens' meet on Burma issues

2 Oct 2007 - 5:27pm | editor
A citizens meeting has been convened on October 4 to discuss various Burma issues in the city. Organized by the Journalists' Forum, Assam, the meeting will commence from 2 pm at Guwahati Press...

Congress admits failure to play CAB card

25 Apr 2019 - 8:40pm | AT News
Guwahati: Finally state Congress has admitted the party's failure to make the Citizenship Bill in the Lok Sabha poll with full forces.  This was what former CM Tarun Gogoi said as he was...

Maghi Utsav is being organized at Bahgarh, Simoluguri

16 Jan 2012 - 3:27pm | Anup Arandhara
The Bahgarh branch of All Tai Ahom Student Union has organized Maghi Utsav January 17 at historically importance, Bahgarh of DhupaborMauza of Simoluguri, Sivasagar. On that occasion the traditional...

Join Assam Times on Telegram