Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
29 NOV 2020 6:18PM by PIB Delhi
Boxer Duryodhan Singh Negi tests covid positive, is asymptotic and under observation

Boxer Duryodhan Singh Negi (69 kg) who is presently training at SAI NSNIS Patiala has tested positive for the coronavirus. He is currently asymptomatic and has been shifted to Columbia Asia Hospital as a precautionary measure.

He had been on leave for the Diwali break and and was in quarantine upon his return. As per SOPs established by SAI, he was tested on the 6th day after his return to the camp .

All care is being taken of him to ensure a speedy recovery.