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Greater than 5 weeks after receiving the primary dose COVID-19 vaccine, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday obtained his second dose at Delhi’s premier All India Institutes of Medical Sciences. 

The prime minister went to AIIMS early this morning, sporting an Assamese ‘gamocha’. Quickly after being administered with the second dose, he appealed to the the individuals to get the shot quickly as ‘Vaccination is among the many few methods now we have, to defeat the virus.’

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Posting an image of him receiving the shot, PM Modi mentioned “Taking to his Twitter, PM mentioned “Received my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS as we speak. Vaccination is among the many few methods now we have, to defeat the virus. In case you are eligible for the vaccine, get your shot quickly. Register on http://CoWin.gov.in.”


The 2 nurses who administered COVID19 vaccine to PM Modi at AIIMS are — P. Niveda from Puducherry and Nisha Sharma from Punjab. Information company ANI quoted Sister Nisha Sharma who inoculated PM Modi, saying “I’ve given the second dose of COVAXIN to our Prime Minister Narendra Modi as we speak. He spoke to us. It was a memorable second for me as I acquired to fulfill him and vaccinate him.” 

“I’m the vaccinator who gave the primary dose of COVAXIN to PM Narendra Modi. Right now I acquired one other alternative to fulfill him & vaccinate him for the second time. I used to be elated once more. He spoke to us, we even clicked footage with him,” mentioned Sister P Niveda who vaccinated PM Modi. 

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In a bid to manage to unfold of lethal Coronavirus, India is holding a large vaccination drive throughout nation. As per the Union Well being Ministry, India has surpassed the US to turn out to be the quickest COVID-19 vaccinating nation on this planet. 

As per the provisional report, the cumulative variety of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation has crossed 8.70 crore with a median every day charge of 30,93,861 vaccine doses. 

These embrace over 89 lakh well being care employees (HCWs) who’ve taken the first dose and and about 53 lakh well being care employees who’ve taken the 2nd dose. About 97 lakh frontline employees (FLWs)  have obtained the primary dose and greater than 43 lakh FLWs have taken the 2nd dose.



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