Jamshedpur, July 15: Former minister and Tundi legislator, Mathura Prasad Mahto was shifted to Tata Main Hospital on Tuesday midnight. He was undergoing treatment for COVID at the Patliputra Medical College Hospital. He was tested positive for coronavirus and was being treated at Dhanbad.
“ In view of providing better care the former minister Mathura Prasad Mahto has been admitted at Tata Main Hospital’s Covid ward. He was undergoing treatment at Dhanbad, but after his condition deteriorated there, he has been shifted to the Tata Main Hospital,” said district civil surgeon, Rajendra Jha. He said the former minister was having difficulty in breathing, leading the hospital administration to put him on the ventilator, adding that his condition is now stable.