Prime Minister Narendra Modi takes his first shot of COVID vaccine on March 1 at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS).
Sister P Niveda, from Puducherry administered Bharat Biotech's Covaxin dose to the Prime Minister.
"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. I appeal to all those who are eligible to take the vaccine," the PM tweeted.
He also appealed to all those who are eligible to get vaccinated to make India a 'COVID-free' country.
"Together, let us make India COVID-19 free!" the PM said.