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Harin to take vaccine after 1 mn people inoculated

16 February 2021 12:41 pm - 12     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


SJB MP Harin Fernando said that he has decided not to take COVISHIELD vaccine at this moment but would consider taking it at least after one million people have been vaccinated.

"I have decided not to take COVISHIELD vaccine now. Our priority should be vaccinating most vulnerable groups and frontline workers. I will take it after at least one million people have been vaccinated," he tweeted.

Meanwhile, vaccination drive for Parliamentarians commenced today at the Army Hospital in Narahenpita.

  Comments - 12

  • nadarajah Tuesday, 16 February 2021 01:26 PM

    great stand -good example for the other selfish Ministers and MPs

    lal Tuesday, 16 February 2021 01:26 PM

    Over acting like school boys. What else.

    GrandRapids Tuesday, 16 February 2021 01:31 PM

    Nice, lead by example. The people come first. For this government it is themselves first and the citizens last.

    Sandy Tuesday, 16 February 2021 01:32 PM

    Give that one dose of vaccine to any useful person.

    Rama Tuesday, 16 February 2021 01:39 PM

    Sorry, I forgot about Easter Sunday attacks and how he protected the people!!

    Der Tuesday, 16 February 2021 01:56 PM

    We don't care about people. Protect our 'Sars'!

    ruwan Tuesday, 16 February 2021 02:20 PM

    by that time we will have a better vaccine than this.. what a forethought

    Joshua Tuesday, 16 February 2021 02:23 PM

    another useless politician. Talking nothing but bullshit,

    Peter Tuesday, 16 February 2021 04:25 PM

    Don’t waste a vaccine for a useless fellow

    Tony Tuesday, 16 February 2021 04:32 PM

    He will go to Sunday mass after after all the christians return home from service.

    dickie bird Tuesday, 16 February 2021 06:10 PM

    His father may have prompted to him in a dream. An obedient son. V learnt it after that Easter.

    Roshanaly Wednesday, 17 February 2021 01:17 PM

    He wanted to see the side effects and play safe.

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