Guwahati News Desk: Microsoft founder and billionaire philanthropist, Bill Gates, this week received the first shot of a Covid vaccine.
On receiving his first shot Gates in his recent Tweeter post wrote, “One of the benefits of being 65 is that I’m eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Thank you to all of the scientists, trial participants, regulators, and frontline healthcare workers who got us to this point.”
The US President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris also received their first shots last month which was televised live and urged public trust in the process.
According to the Johns Hopkins University, the United States on Sunday recorded over 25 million Covid-19 cases hitting the number to 25,003,695, with 417,538 fatalities.