Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday publicly acquired the COVID-19 vaccine and stated he was doing this to exhibit that individuals ought to be able to take the vaccine when it’s accessible.
Biden acquired the primary course of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine at ChristianaCare Hospital.
“I am doing this to demonstrate that people should be prepared when it’s available to take the vaccine. There’s nothing to worry about,” he stated.
Tabe Masa, Nurse Practitioner and Head of Worker Well being Providers at ChristianaCare Hospital, administered the vaccine. Dr Jill Biden, having already acquired the primary course of the vaccine earlier within the day, was additionally current on the event.
“Today, I received the COVID-19 vaccine. To the scientists and researchers who worked tirelessly to make this possible thank you. We owe you an awful lot,” Biden stated in a tweet.
“And to the American people know there is nothing to worry about. When the vaccine is available, I urge you to take it,” he stated.
At the moment, I acquired the COVID-19 vaccine.
To the scientists and researchers who labored tirelessly to make this potential — thanks. We owe you an terrible lot.
And to the American folks — know there’s nothing to fret about. When the vaccine is obtainable, I urge you to take it. pic.twitter.com/QBtB620i2V
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) December 22, 2020
“This is what leadership looks like,” Vice President-elect Kamala Harris stated in a tweet. She’s going to publicly obtain the vaccine subsequent week.
That is what management appears to be like like. https://t.co/k0aAoTJZES
— Kamala Harris (@KamalaHarris) December 22, 2020
(Lalit Ok Jha/PTI)