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Amid MEA's outburst against Rihanna, PM Modi donates COVID-19 vaccine to her homeland Barbados

The Free Press Journal | 05/02/2021 11:30 PM | Click to read full article

Three days after Rihanna’s tweet, Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley expressed her gratitude to the Indian government and the people for "most generous" donation of COVID-19 vaccine doses.

In a letter addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, Mottley said: " I wish to express gratitude to you, your Government and the people of the Republic of India for its most generous donation of the Covishield vaccines (under the auspices of Oxford Astrazeneca)."