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Updated on: Tuesday, January 11, 2022, 02:52 PM IST

Rajnath Singh is recovering well, says spokesperson of the Defence Ministry

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh  | ANI

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh | ANI

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New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, who tested positive for COVID-19, is recovering well, a government spokesperson said on Tuesday.

A Bharat Bhushan Babu, the principal spokesperson of the Defence Ministry, said a team of doctors from the Army's Research and Referral (R&R) Hospital examined Singh.

"A team of doctors from Army Hospital (R&R), Delhi Cantt examined Raksha Mantri Shri @rajnathsingh who had tested COVID positive, yesterday. He is recovering well," Babu tweeted.

Singh on Monday said on Twitter that he tested positive for COVID-19 and was under home quarantine. "I have tested positive for Corona today with mild symptoms. I am under home quarantine. I request everyone who have recently come in my contact to isolate themselves and get tested," he said.

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Minister of State for Defence Ajay Bhatt also said that he tested positive for COVID-19.

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Published on: Tuesday, January 11, 2022, 02:52 PM IST
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