Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, April 8, obtained his second dose of Covid-19 vaccine at AIIMS, New Delhi, and requested these eligible for the shot to take it quickly to defeat the virus. He had obtained his first jab of vaccine on March 1.
“Acquired my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS at this time. Vaccination is among the many few methods we have now, to defeat the virus. If you’re eligible for the vaccine, get your shot quickly. Register on CoWin.gov.in,” Modi tweeted, sharing an image of himself getting vaccinated.
Modi obtained a jab of Covaxin, India’s homegrown vaccine developed by Bharat Biotech. The 2 nurses who administered the dose to him had been P Niveda from Puducherry and Nisha Sharma from Punjab. Niveda was additionally concerned in administering him the primary shot on March 1.
Sharing her pleasure on vaccinating the prime minister, Niveda stated, “I’m the vaccinator who gave the primary dose of COVAXIN to PM Narendra Modi. At this time I received one other alternative to satisfy him and vaccinate him for the second time. I used to be elated once more. He spoke to us, we even clicked photos with him.”
Nisha Sharma, too, sounded elated on vaccinating the prime minister. “I’ve given the second dose of COVAXIN to our Prime Minister Narendra Modi at this time. He spoke to us. It was a memorable second for me as I received to satisfy him and vaccinate him,” she stated.