2021 started on a good note, B-town celebs have rejoiced with happiness as the Indian government approved of two vaccines to curtail COVID-19. The battle which the entire world has been fighting almost for 9-10 months now will finally come to an end, hence the announcement came as a relief to many. This vaccine has been manufactured by Adar Poonawalla’s Serum Institute of India and launched with the name Covishield. Celebs taking to their respective social media handles congratulated the manufacturer and finally hoping for a better 2021.
Adar Poonawalla announcing it tweeted, “Happy new year, everyone! All the risks @SerumInstIndia took with stockpiling the vaccine, have finally paid off. COVISHIELD, India's first COVID-19 vaccine is approved, safe, effective and ready to roll-out in the coming weeks.” He also thanked the honourable PM Narendra Modi and global leaders. Huma Qureshi congratulated him in her tweet. Producer Pritish Nandy too congratulated Adar and praised him for taking a risk which will help save many lives. Joining him was director and filmmaker Goldie Behl.
Below are more Tweets of the celebs congratulating Adar Poonawalla for his progressive step which will help save many lives.
Happy new year, everyone! All the risks @SerumInstIndia took with stockpiling the vaccine, have finally paid off. COVISHIELD, India's first COVID-19 vaccine is approved, safe, effective and ready to roll-out in the coming weeks. pic.twitter.com/TcKh4bZIKK
— Adar Poonawalla (@adarpoonawalla) January 3, 2021
@adarpoonawalla You took a risk and invested in an idea ahead of its time. Congratulations. You may have just saved thousands of lives.
— Pritish Nandy (@PritishNandy) January 3, 2021
Congratulations @adarpoonawalla and all humans generally...
— goldie behl (@GOLDIEBEHL) January 3, 2021
Never a doubt with you and your dad mate.
Well done 👍🏽
So proud of you guys 👏🏽👏🏽
— atul kasbekar (@atulkasbekar) January 3, 2021
Congratulations Adar! The Serum Institute has always led the way in vaccines. Cyrus and your initiatives in the Covid crisis are trailblazing examples of corporate caring. Hats off! Millions in the world will be grateful to you. @adarpoonawalla @CyrusPoonawalla @SerumInstIndia
— KABIR BEDI (@iKabirBedi) January 3, 2021
All the celebs who penned down 2021 Happy New Year wishes for their fans wished the year turns out to be a better one, and remaining hopeful coming out to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic like a winner. ALSO READ: Natasha And Adar Poonawalla Dine At Saif Ali Khan And Kareena Kapoor Khan’s Home Hours After Covishield Is Approved As India's First COVID-19 Vaccine - VIDEO
Last year in March 2020 when the Indian government announced lockdown to curtail the widespread of the Novel Coronavirus, many stars lent their support to the labour class who earned on a daily basis. ALSO READ: Sara Ali Khan Refuses To Oblige Paps With Photos Without Her Mask; Says ‘Mask Nahi Nikalenge’ – VIDEO
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