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Once we get vaccine, Covid warriors will be first to get the dose: MoS health Ashwini Kumar Choubey

IndiaTimes Saturday, 15 August 2020
Scientists are working hard on coronavirus vaccine and if their efforts bear fruit, Covid-19 warriors will be the first ones to get the dose, Union minister of state for health Ashwini Kumar Choubey said on Saturday.
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