Zimbabwe receives Covid19 vaccines from India
Planes carrying vaccine doses landed in Fiji, Zimbabwe, Niger and Paraguay. Prime Minister of Fiji Frank Bainimarama in a tweet said, Vaccine Maitri has arrived to Fiji with 1 lakh doses of life-saving COVID-19 vaccines. He thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for helping them take the giant step towards a post-pandemic future for Fiji and for the world.
“Zimbabwe receives Made in India vaccines. Another expression of our African solidarity. #VaccineMaitri,” Jaishankar wrote in a tweet.
President of Paraguay Marito Abdo thanked India for sending 1 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine. Under the ‘Vaccine Maitri’ initiative, India has been providing vaccines to its neighbouring countries. Over 70 countries have already received vaccines under the program.