PM Modi additionally hailed the front-line Covid-19 warriors for his or her function within the easy conduct of the inoculation drive.
Written by Prashasti Singh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2021 08:21 PM IST
Prime minister Narendra Modi on Monday stated the record-breaking vaccination for coronavirus illness (Covid-19) was ‘gladdening’ and congratulated all those that bought vaccinated in opposition to the viral illness.
The PM additionally hailed the frontline Covid-19 warriors for his or her function within the easy conduct of the inoculation drive.
“Today’s record-breaking vaccination numbers are gladdening. The vaccine remains our strongest weapon to fight COVID-19. Congratulations to those who got vaccinated and kudos to all the front-line warriors working hard to ensure so many citizens got the vaccine. Well done India!” PM Modi tweeted.
As many as 4.7 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in a single day on Monday, in accordance with Union well being minister Harsh Vardhan.
“World’s largest vaccine drive blazes ahead, firing on all cylinders. A record-breaking 47 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses administered so far on Day 1 of implementation of revised guidelines of our vaccination drive,” the minister tweeted.
India achieved the feat on the identical day as it launched a drive to supply free Covid-19 vaccine to all of the residents above the age of 18. The Centre’s new drive comes days after the Supreme Court slammed the continuing vaccination drive for the 18-44 age group and known as it “arbitrary and irrational.”