Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised the citizens of India along with their admirable faith in science and for reaching the milestone of 200 billion doses of the COVID-19 vaccine. He also appreciated the tenacity and passion of the campaign’s medical professionals, nurses, front-line employees, researchers, innovators, and businesspeople.
The Prime Minister tweeted in response to the announcement by the Union Health Minister Shri Mansukh Mandaviya “India creates history again! Congrats to all Indians on crossing the special figure of 200 crore vaccine doses. Proud of those who contributed to making India’s vaccination drive unparalleled in scale and speed. This has strengthened the global fight against COVID-19.
The PM further added, “Throughout the rollout of the vaccine, the people of India have shown remarkable faith in science. Our doctors, nurses, frontline workers, scientists, innovators and entrepreneurs have played a key role in ensuring a safer planet. I appreciate their spirit and determination.”