Bihar Police has booked an 84-year-old man, Brahamdev Mandal, a resident of the Puraini area of Madhepura district who claims to have taken 12 doses of COVID-19 vaccine.

“Primary Health Care (PHC) Puraini had registered a complaint against Brahamdev Mandal. The investigation is underway,” said Station House Officer, Puraini.

It has been alleged in the complaint that Mandal misled health workers on different dates and places, on the basis of different identity cards, and got 12 vaccine doses, breaking the rules of vaccination.

This has been done by him between February 13, 2021, and January 4, 2022, the officer added. Mandal said he never fell ill since he started taking the vaccine and his health has started to improve after repeated vaccination.