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Cong interim prez Sonia Gandhi admitted to Gangaram Hospital, her health deteriorated due to Covid

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
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New Delhi: The health of Congress Interim President Sonia Gandhi has suddenly deteriorated. Due to which she has been admitted to Ganga Ram Hospital in Delhi. This information was given by Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala. It has been told that she is facing some problems after Corona.

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Giving information, Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said that Sonia Gandhi’s health is stable at present, but she has been kept under observation in the hospital. He also thanked all the well-wishers and party workers of Sonia Gandhi for their prayers.

“She came to the Ganga Ram hospital today for a routine check-up,” a hospital told PTI.

Officials on Friday had said that the Enforcement Directorate has issued fresh summons to the Congress president to appear before it for questioning on June 23 in a money laundering case linked to the National Herald newspaper.

The 75-year-old Congress leader was earlier asked to depose on June 8 but as she had got infected with coronavirus, she sought a fresh date from the federal probe agency.

Her son and Congress MP Rahul Gandhi is expected to be questioned in the same case on June 13.

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The Lok Sabha member from Wayanad was first called on June 2 but after he sought a fresh date as he was abroad, the ED issued a fresh notice for June 13.

Congress leaders had earlier claimed that Sonia Gandhi is determined to appear before the ED once she recovered from the virus.

The Congress, which alleges the case is an exercise in settling political scores by the ruling BJP, is likely to hold a big protest event on Monday when Rahul Gandhi appears for questioning.

The case pertains to the probe into the alleged financial irregularities in the Congress-promoted Young Indian that owns the National Herald newspaper.

The paper is published by Associated Journals Limited (AJL) and owned by Young Indian Pvt Limited.

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