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Arun Jaitley undergoes surgery in New York, advised two-week rest: Report

He underwent tests for soft tissue cancer this week, sources said

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Arun Jaitley
File photo of Arun Jaitley.

Union Minister has undergone surgery at a hospital in New York on Tuesday, sources said.

He has been advised at least two weeks rest by the doctors, they added.

Jaitley, 66, travelled to the US on January 13. He underwent tests for soft tissue cancer this week, sources said.

On Wednesday, Railways and Coal Minister was given the additional charge of during Jaitley's absence.

First Published: Wed, January 23 2019. 22:12 IST
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