India on Monday flagged of the second part of its ongoing vaccination drive in opposition to the novel Coronavirus. Several high-profile politicians, leaders and ministers incliding Prime Minister Narendra Modi obtained the primary Covid 19 vaccination shot immediately. PM Modi was administered the primary dose of home-grown Covaxin developed by Bharat Biotech whereas the second dose shall be given in 28 days.
After receiving the vaccine, Prime Minister Modi took to Twitter saying “Took my first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS. Remarkable how our docs and scientists have labored in fast time to strengthen the worldwide combat in opposition to COVID-19. I attraction to all those that are eligible to take the vaccine. Together, allow us to make India COVID-19 free!”
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Around the identical time, the Haryana Health Minister tweeted he is not going to get inoculated as he doesn’t want it. In a Hindi put up, Vij stated, “The vaccination programme is being opened for the folks immediately. There must be hesitation in folks concerning getting vaccinated. However, I will be unable to obtain a dose as after contracting Covid-19, my antibody depend has reached 300, which is so much. The trials vaccine may have a task to play on this. So, I do not want the vaccine proper now.”
आज आम जनता के लिए कोरोना वैक्सीन शुरू होने जा रही है । सब को निस्संकोच लगवानी चाहिए । मैं तो नही लगवा पाऊंगा क्योंकि कोविड होने के बाद मेरी एंटीबाडी 300 बनी है जोकि बहुत ज्यादा है । शायद मैंने जो ट्रायल वैक्सीन लगवाई थी इसमे उसका भी योगदान हो । मुझे अभी वैक्सीन की जरूरत नही है ।
— ANIL VIJ MINISTER HARYANA (@anilvijminister) March 1, 2021
It is pertinent to say the minister was administered a trial dose of Bharat Biotech’s coronavirus vaccine ‘Covaxin’ in November final yr at an Ambala hospital. Vij had supplied to be the primary volunteer for the third part trial of Covaxin.
However, inside 15 days of him being administered a trial dose of COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin, the minister was discovered to be contaminated with the Coronavirus.
This quickly triggered a debate as folks weren’t assured concerning the vaccine although the minister defined that antibodies in opposition to the an infection construct up in a human being solely after a particular variety of days go after the second dose of the vaccine is taken, since this can be a two-dose vaccine.