Union health minister Harsh Vardhan and his wife Nutan have taken the coronavirus vaccine shot. The health minister took the vaccine shot at Delhi Heart and Lung Institute. An earlier release from the health ministry had said, “Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare, along with his wife Smt Nutan will take the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine. At: Delhi Heart and Lung Institute. At: 11 am. On: March 2, 2021 (Tuesday)…”
Earlier on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi too had taken the COVID-19 vaccine and was the first to get the jab leading India’s inoculation drive in its second phase in which the coverage has been expanded to include everyone above 60 and those over 45 with co-morbidities.