Arbaaz Khan receives shot of covid-19 vaccine, shares video
New Delhi: Actor-producer Arbaaz Khan is the latest Indian celebrity to get first dose of the covid-19 vaccine. Arbaaz took to social media to share the update. It was, however, unclear if the shot was his first or second. Arbaaz took to his official Instagram handle and shared the video of himself taking the shot. "I got vaccinated now it's your turn," the 53-year-old producer captioned the clip.
While Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra got the vaccine via a drive-through. The filmmaker took to his Instagram account and dropped the photo of himself taking the jab. “Thank you – BMC #covid vaccination drive through – most effective, not crowded, all it took 10 minutes,” the Rang De Basanti director wrote on Instagram.
Farhan Akhtar also received the vaccine shot at a drive-in vaccination centre at Andheri sports complex in Mumbai. "Got my first jab today via drive through at Andheri sports complex. Thank you to @mybmc & @MumbaiPolice for the streamlined system," the 47-year-old actor said. "To those waiting their turn, the process does take 2-3 hours (for now) so please be patient. Carry water & a snack, if need be. Stay safe," he added.
Last month, the Maharashtra government announced its decision to provide anti-COVID-19 vaccines to the people in the age group of 18 to 44 years.The Covid-19 tally in Mumbai increased by 2,403 on Sunday to touch 6,76,475, while 68 deaths during the day took the toll to 13,817, an official said.