UML leader Dhakal down with swine flu


KATHMANDU, March 29: CPN-UML’s politburo member and Lumbini zone in-charge Ram Nath Dhakal has tested positive for swine flu.

Preparations are underway to take him to Delhi for better treatment on Sunday.

Dhakal who was admitted at the Dhapasi-based Grande Hospital was caught with pneumonia and swine flu, said the family sources.

UML central member Khim Lal Bhattarai said preparations are underway to take him to Delhi-based Medanta Medicity Hospital as per doctors’ advice.