Narendra Modi takes first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, lauds contribution of doctors and scientists

The prime minister said it is 'remarkable how our doctors and scientists have worked in quick time to strengthen the global fight against COVID-19'

Press Trust of India March 01, 2021 08:09:44 IST
Narendra Modi takes first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, lauds contribution of doctors and scientists

Prime Minister Narendra Modi receiving the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in Delhi. Twitter/@narendramodi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said he has taken the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine at the AIIMS in New Delhi and appealed to all those who are eligible to get inoculated.

"Took my first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS. Remarkable how our doctors and scientists have worked in quick time to strengthen the global fight against COVID-19 ," he tweeted.

"I appeal to all those who are eligible to take the vaccine. Together, let us make India COVID-19 free!" Modi said.

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