Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took second dose of COVID-19 vaccine on the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, and requested these eligible for the shot to take it quickly to defeat the virus.
IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes his second dose of COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS, New Delhi, on Thursday. Photograph: Kind courtesy @narendramodi/Twitter
He had taken his first jab on March 1 on the hospital.
‘Got my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS in the present day. Vaccination is among the many few methods we’ve, to defeat the virus. If you might be eligible for the vaccine, get your shot quickly. Register on CoWin.gov.in,’ he tweeted.
The prime minister additionally posted an image of his receiving the jab.
Modi has taken Covaxin, India’s homegrown vaccine developed by Bharat Biotech.
Official sources mentioned the 2 nurses who administered the vaccine to the prime minister on Thursday are P Niveda from Puducherry and Nisha Sharma from Punjab.
Niveda was additionally concerned in administering him the primary shot on March 1.