90-year-old woman in Meghalaya administers COVID-19 vaccine


GUWAHATI: A 90-year-old woman has administered the COVID-19 vaccine at Lower Mawprem in Shillong on Tuesday.

“A 90 yr-old woman, among many others, vaccinated today at Lumkshaid, Lower Mawprem, Shillong, #Meghalaya.
COVID-19 vaccine is safe. Take your best shot and get vaccinated when your turn arrives because Prevention is the only cure!”, Tweeted Meghalaya Covid-19 Response Team.

As of April 28, 2021, Meghalaya has 1475 total active cases, 138 new recoveries, 2(EKH) new deceased, 159 new cases. A total of 14,788 people have recovered and Meghalaya has total of 16,430 confirmed COVID-19 cases.

It is to be mentioned that Meghalaya is heading for a two-week lockdown probably from next week. The state cabinet held a meeting on Wednesday to take a call in this regard and the exact date for lockdown is being announced.