Guwahati: Senior Advocate and Advocate General for the State of Arunachal Pradesh Nilay Dutta was tested positive for COVID-19 even after taking two shots of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Senior Advocate Nilay Dutta is also a member of the Assam Law Commission and serves as an advisor to the All Assam Lawyers Association.
Informing about his health condition, Nilay Dutta took to his official Twitter handle saying, “I was double vaccinated on 5th April. I have taken utmost care following all covid protocols. Somewhere possibly there was some carelessness and yesterday tested to be Covid +. Friends, this is a bad bad enemy. I am self-isolating. You all please take utmost care. Stay safe.”
Notably, as per the latest data from the centre, a total of 5,709 people have tested positive for COVID-19 after taking the second jab of either Covishield or Covaxin.
This accounted for 0.04 percent of 17,37,178 individuals, who received Covaxin shots, and 0.03 percent out of 1,57,32,754 people, who took the second dose of Covishield.