JAGTIAL: While many people in public life are hesitant to take the Covid-19 vaccination, following reports of side effects, Dr Sanjay Kumar became the first MLA in Telangana state to take the shot at Government Main Hospital in Jagtial district on Monday.
The vaccination programme has been going on briskly in undivided Karimnagar district. In the first phase, vaccines are being administered to healthcare personnel, including anganwadi and sanitation workers.
After inaugurating the Covid-19 vaccination in private hospitals of Jagtial district, Dr Sanjay, the TRS legislator from Jagtial constituency, took vaccination to encourage health personnel to take the vaccine without succumbing to fears. He will take the second dose after 28 days. A doctor by profession, the MLA had made it a point to treat Coronavirus patients during the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic.
“After frontline warriors are administered the vaccine, it will be the turn of all sections of people,” he…