Woman Dies of Fever, 20 in Hosp

Published: 16th March 2015 06:01 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th March 2015 06:01 AM   |  A+A-

CHITTOOR:A woman suffering from severe viral fever died while undergoing treatment in the government hospital in Tambalapalle mandal of the district Sunday. The doctors informed that 20 other patients were admitted in the hospital with similar symptoms. The deceased was identified as S Sujatha (22) of Erraguntlapalli Gopidinne village in Tambalapalle mandal. She was suffering from viral fever for the last 20 days and was admitted to a local government hospital, a couple of days ago. However, the delay in admission had cost her life, the doctors said. Meanwhile, 20 more viral fever cases were registered in the hospital. Taking a serious note of the issue, the administration initiated precautionary measures in the village, sub-collector V Karnan stated.

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