Punjab CM gets first jab of anti-coronavirus vaccinePTI | New Delhi | Updated: 05-03-2021 16:53 IST | Created: 05-03-2021 16:53 IST
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh was administered the anti-coronavirus vaccine here on Friday.
''Punjab CM got his first jab of #CovidVaccine at Civil hospital Mohali,'' his media advisor Raveen Thukral tweeted.
''It was painless and I am feeling fine,'' he quoted the CM as saying.
The vaccine was administered to the chief minister by auxiliary nurse midwife Manpreet.
Punjab has been witnessing a rise in the number of COVID-19 cases. On Thursday, the state recorded over 1,000 new coronavirus cases and 15 more fatalities.
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