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The Indian Royal Queens Who Promoted the World’s First Vaccine

A fascinating tale of three women in Thomas Hickey’s 19th-century portrait

Queens of the Wadiyar Kingdom Who Promoted the World’s First Vaccine. Source-Sotheby’s

India has witnessed a catastrophic outbreak of COVID-19 cases in the second wave. As of this writing, only 2% of the total population is fully vaccinated and about 12% have got the first shot and waiting for the second. My heart aches…

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Kamna Kirti

Kamna Kirti

Art enthusiast. I engage with art at a deep level. I also share insights about entrepreneurship, founders & nascent technologies. https://linktr.ee/kamnakirti