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Union minister Ashwini Kumar Choubey tests positive for COVID-19

In a tweet, Choubey informed on Monday tha the underwent a testafter showing initial symptoms of coronavirus infection.

December 29, 2020 / 12:30 PM IST
The Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare, Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey addressing at the launch of the National Viral Hepatitis Control Program, on the occasion of the ‘World Hepatitis Day’, in New Delhi on July 28, 2018.

The Minister of State for Health & Family Welfare, Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey addressing at the launch of the National Viral Hepatitis Control Program, on the occasion of the ‘World Hepatitis Day’, in New Delhi on July 28, 2018.

Union Minister of State for Health Ashwini Kumar Choubey has said that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is under home isolation. In a tweet, Choubey informed on Monday tha the underwent a testafter showing initial symptoms of coronavirus infection.

He urged everyone who came in contact with him recently to get tested for the disease.

"On getting the initial symptoms of coronavirus infection, I got a test done and the report came positive.My health is fine and I am following all guidelines in home isolation on the advice of doctors. I request those who have come in contact with me in the last few days to please isolate themselves and get a test done," he said.
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first published: Dec 29, 2020 12:22 pm
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