NEW DELHI: A number of VVIPs throughout the nation adopted PM Narendra Modi in taking the jab on the primary day of the vaccination for all 60-plus and co-morbid 45-plus populations.Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu took his first dose of the vaccine at Authorities Medical School in Chennai and appealed to all these eligible to get vaccinated proactively and be a part of the battle in opposition to Covid-19.
Union House Minister Amit Shah was administered the primary dose of the vaccine by docs from Medanta Hospital.Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar took to Twitter to tell that he, too, had obtained his first dose. “Obtained my jab. For the curious, it was Covaxin. Felt safe, will journey safely,” he posted alongside an image of him getting vaccinated.Union minister Jitendra Singh took the jab at AIIMS Delhi. “Let all be a part of the #COVID-free India motion led by the PM,” he tweeted.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar obtained the primary dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a civic hospital right here in Mumbai. The 80-year-old former Union minister was administered Covishield vaccine. His spouse Pratibha Pawar and daughter Supriya Sule, additionally obtained vaccinated.Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra, 80, was vaccinated at Raj Bhawan in Jaipur underneath the supervision of Dr Sudhir Bhandari, principal of SMS Medical School.
Bihar CM Nitish Kumar and his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik have been among the many state heads to obtain the shot on Monday. Nitish obtained the jab at IGIMS in Patna. He stated preparations had been made on the government-run tremendous specialty hospital for inoculation of all members of the state legislature.
Will always remember today, say nurses who vaccinated Modi
For nurses P Niveda and Rosamma Anil, March 1 will endlessly stay a memorable day of their lives. Like some other day, the 2 nurses at AIIMS-Delhi had reached the vaccination centre within the morning as per their schedule. Nonetheless, each have been stunned to see that the primary particular person to obtain the jab can be none apart from PM Narendra Modi. “We didn’t have the slightest concept that the PM can be coming. We have been on obligation at 6 am as was being advised. Seniors stated that some one will come, however we weren’t advised. It was certainly a giant shock and an enormous honour as properly. An important day in our lives,” stated Niveda who hails from Puducherry.