Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took second dose of COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS, Delhi and requested these eligible for the shot to take it quickly to defeat the virus. He had taken his first jab on March 1 on the hospital.
“Bought my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS right this moment. Vaccination is among the many few methods we now have, to defeat the virus. In case you are 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.
(With inputs from companies)