He acquired the dose at Zonal Hospital right here at 7:10 am. He was stored below statement for about half an hour.
The 86-year-old was present process self-quarantine since January final yr and he got here out of his residence on Saturday after over a yr.
The Central Tibetan Administration’s (CTA) had requested the state and central authorities to make preparations for the religious chief’s vaccination almost two months in the past, Palden, the Health Secretary of the CTA advised ANI on Wednesday.
There are presently 589 lively Covid-19 circumstances in Himachal Pradesh, as per the union well being ministry. As many as 57,428 recoveries and 997 deaths have been reported within the state up to now.
The second part of the Covid-19 vaccination drive to inoculate individuals above 60 years and people over 45 with comorbidities in opposition to the coronavirus commenced on March 1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi obtained himself vaccinated on the All India Institue of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi, on Monday.
Several distinguished political leaders within the nation, together with house minister Amit Shah, defence minister Rajnath Singh and well being minister Harsh Vardhan, have already taken the primary jab of the vaccine in opposition to coronavirus.