Veteran showbiz actress and show host Samina Peerzada has received the vaccination for the novel Coronavirus.
Taking to Twitter, the Zindagi Gulzar Hai starlet posted her picture while being vaccinated and also praised the government.
“Thank you & Shabash Pakistan,” she wrote.
Thank you & Shabash Pakistan pic.twitter.com/0mYe8kraM1
— Samina Peerzada (@SaminaSays) March 15, 2021
Earlier in the day, President Dr Arif Alvi and his wife Samina Alvi got the COVID-19 vaccine jab in Islamabad.
President Arif Alvi along with his wife reached Tarlai Vaccination Center to receive the vaccine.
آج مجھے كووڈ 19سے تحفظ کیلئے سائنو فارم ویکسین لگائی گئی۔ میں نے 15 فروری کو 1166 پر رجسٹر کیا تھا اور کل انکا جوابی پیغام آیا کہ Tarlai RHC میں سنٹر آکر ٹیکا لگوالیں۔ https://t.co/m2ABdmJhxA
— Dr. Arif Alvi (@ArifAlvi) March 15, 2021
The President, while speaking on the occasion, said that the vaccine is being administered to senior citizens in Pakistan as per age categories.
The President said that he got himself registered on the Helpline 1166 and received the shots according to the turns.
Dr Arif Alvi said that the government has introduced an easy and the best mechanism to avoid long queues.
Moreover, he advised taking all possible precautionary measures following the third wave of deadly Coronavirus outbreak.