PM Modi takes second dose of Covaxin

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PM Modi had got his first jab of Covaxin on March 1.

NEW DELHI:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

on Thursday took the second dose of the Covid-19 vaccine at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi. The Prime Minister took his first dose of the indigenously developed Covid-19 vaccine

Covaxin

on March 1.
Sharing the news on his social media account, PM Modi encouraged the people to get the vaccine and defeat the virus.

Got my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS today.Vaccination is among the few ways we have, to defeat th… https://t.co/rRoj8FWnPh

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1617846528000

The two nurses who administered the Covid-19 vaccine to PM Modi are — P Niveda from Puducherry and Nisha Sharma from Punjab.
Niveda was also involved in administering him the first shot on March 1
On Wednesday, India opened its vaccination drive for everyone above 45-year-old. India had started its vaccination drive against the coronavirus on January 16 by prioritizing health and frontline workers.
As of Thursday, India has administered more than 9 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses across the country and has ranked as the fastest vaccinating country in the world with more than 30 lakh jabs a day.

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