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Deputy health minister asks to go

DEPUTY Health Minister Alexandra Novotná confirmed to the SITA news agency that she has asked Health Minister Rudolf Zajac to submit a proposal to the government to recall her from the post.

She would not specify reasons for her resignation.

Novotná took up the deputy health minister post in April this year, replacing Ján Gajdoš who was named the director of the national Healthcare Supervision Office.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
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