Via Mathrubhumi :
" Pudhicherry : Tragedy struck the 28th Junior National Softball championships which concluded here today as a Keral boys team member died last night of suspected Dengu fever.
According to organisers, Jinesh (18), the Kerala player who represented India, came to Puducherry to take part in the championship. But as he was suffering from suspected Dengu, as he did not take part in any match and was taken to a private clinic.
With no improvement, Jinesh was admitted to the government general hospital. When his condition worsened, he was shifted to JIPMER and later to Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) where the end came late last night.
The organisers expressed condolences at the deah of Jinesh and observed two minutes silence at the closing ceremony today.
Meanwhile, Punjab boys retained the championships in the boys section defeating Delhi while Kerala girls bagged the title beating Delhi."