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.
“Got my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS today. Vaccination is among the few ways we have, to defeat the virus. If you are eligible for the vaccine, get your shot soon. 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 stated 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)