Home Minister Amit Shah has recovered, likely to be discharged in short time, says AIIMS

The home minister was admitted to AIIMS-Delhi on 18 August following complaints of fatigue and body aches, days after recovering from COVID-19

Press Trust of India August 29, 2020 20:51:51 IST
Home Minister Amit Shah has recovered, likely to be discharged in short time, says AIIMS

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah, who was admitted to AIIMS-Delhi on 18 August for post-COVID care, has recovered and is likely to be discharged in a short time, hospital authorities said on Saturday.

"Amit Shah, Union Home Minister, is admitted at AIIMS, New Delhi for post-COVID care. He has recovered and is likelyto be discharged in a short time," the AIIMS said in a statement.

On 2 August, Shah, 55, had said on Twitter that he had tested positive for COVID-19 . He had undergone treatment for the coronavirus infection at Medanta Hospital and was discharged after he tested negative for the disease.

According to an earlier statement by AIIMS, he was admitted to the hospital on 18  August following complaints of fatigue and body aches, days after his discharge.

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