Indian health worker dies 6 days after Covid-19 shot

A health worker in Haryana’s Gurugram died on Friday, six days after she was given the first shot of the Covid-19 vaccine. Rajwanti, a 55-year-old health worker posted at the PHC Center in Bhangraula, was among the first to get the Covid-19 vaccine shot on Saturday, January 16.

Over 130 hours later, in the wee hours of Friday morning, she died at her home. According to reports, Rajwanti’s family said that she did not wake up in the morning and was brought dead at the Medanta hospital. She did not have any reaction to the vaccine on the day it was administered, they said.

However, now the family is seeking a ban on the vaccine. Rajwanti’s son has filed an FIR at New Colony police station in Gurugram against the vaccine.