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CBDT chairman tests COVID positive

PTI | Ghaziabad | Updated: 24-09-2020 20:34 IST | Created: 24-09-2020 20:34 IST
CBDT chairman tests COVID positive

Central Board of Direct Taxes Chairman Pramod Chandra Mody has tested positive for the novel coronavirus

Mody was admitted to the Yashoda Super Specialty Hospital in Ghaziabad on Wednesday, medical superintendent Anuj Agarwal told PTI

His blood has also been tested, apart from oxygen saturation. Lungs specialists are monitoring his health, Agarwal said. PTI CORRHMB



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