Ravi Shastri receives 1st dose of COVID-19 vaccine


AHEMEDABAD: India head coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday said that he received his first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. Shastri, 58, got vaccinated in here, where he is with the Indian team for the Test series against England.

“Got the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Thank you to the amazing medical professionals & scientists for empowering India Flag of India against the pandemic Extremely impressed with the professionalism shown by Kantaben & her team at Apollo, Ahmedabad in dealing with COVID-19 vaccination,” Shastri tweeted on Tuesday along with an image of him getting the jab. 

India’s vaccination drive entered its third phase on M onday in which coverage was expanded to include individuals aged above 60 and those over 45 with comorbidities. 

It is yet to be confirmed if the rest of the Indian team got vaccinated as well.