97-year-old first to get the vaccine shot in general category in Bengaluru
Ramaswamy Parthsarathy, 97-year-old became the first to receive the Covid vaccine at Manipal hospital Bengaluru. Senior citizens wearing masks queued at Manipal hospital to get the vaccine shot.
On Monday drive for inoculating the general public began. After the vaccination drive in January which covered health workers and frontline workers, the next phase started from Monday for all people above 60 years of age and those over with 45 with comorbidities.