India's Modi says government committed to provide COVID-19 vaccine to all citizens

by Reuters
Tuesday, 20 October 2020 13:04 GMT

MUMBAI, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the government was preparing to supply COVID-19 vaccines to all citizens once they are available.

In his address to the nation, Modi urged Indians to continue wearing masks and maintain social distancing rules to prevent further spread of the pandemic ahead of festive season.

"I want everyone to remember that we cannot be complacent in our fight against COVID-19," Modi said. (Reporting by Rupam Jain; Editing by Alison Williams)

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