One of India’s Most Powerful Officials, a Close Aide to PM Modi, Tests Positive for COVID-19

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India’s Home Minister Amit Shah, a close aide of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has tested positive for coronavirus as the number of cases in the South Asian nation climbed above 1.7 million. Shah said in a tweet his health was fine but was getting hospitalized on the advice of his doctors. He urged people who have come in...

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Published on August 2, 2020 -  01:03
India's interior minister hospitalized
Amit Shah, India's interior minister and a close aide to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, tweets that he has been admitted to hospital after testing positive for the new coronavirus. David Doyle reports.

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Amit Shah

Minister of Home Affairs (India)
Union home minister Amit Shah paid tributes on the occasion of birth anniversary of the founder of Jana Sangh Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya of Friday, saying his..
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Narendra Modi

14th and current Prime Minister of India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said India has always given priority to Sri Lanka under its Neighbourhood First Policy and Security and Growth for All..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi greeted former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on his birthday on Saturday. Wishing Singh, the Prime..
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Coronavirus disease 2019

Infectious respiratory disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2
India's Covid-19 tally sprinted past 59 lakh with 85,362 fresh cases in a span of 24 hours, while over 48 lakh people have recovered from the disease so far,..
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NSW has recorded zero new locally acquired cases of COVID-19, with a returned traveller in hotel quarantine the only new case recorded across the state.
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In another indication that the Covid-19 pandemic in India may be past its peak, at least for now, fresh cases on Friday did not show a rise as compared with the..
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