Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha became the latest Indian celebrity to take the first COVID19 vaccine on Monday. The 33-year-old star shared a photo of herself on her Instagram handle and vaccinated herself.
The snap features Sonakshi wearing a double face mask as she signalled a ‘victory’ sign to the camera. “#Vaccine manjhe #Victory!!!,” (Vaccine means victory) she wrote in the caption.
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The second wave of coronavirus has infected many people, and the number of COVID-19positive cases is increasing rapidly. In Bollywood, an array of celebrities like Kangana Ranaut, Arjun Rampal, Manish Malhotra got infected within a few weeks.
India registered a total of 3,66,161 new COVID-19 cases being recorded in the last 24 hours. With this, the cumulative count of the cases has gone up to 2,26,62,575.
As many as 3,754 people succumbed to the disease in the country in the last 24 hours, taking the cumulative death toll to 2,46,116. At present, there are 37,45,237 active cases of COVID-19 in the country.