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NHS staff have recorded messages in some of the most commonly spoken languages – apart from English – in the capital to help ensure messages about the importance of getting a Covid-19 vaccine reach all Londoners.

They explain how the vaccine is given, and give clear evidence that the vaccines work and are safe. It is hoped that the videos will be shared among friends, families, faith and community groups via WhatsApp, text message and on social media.

The BBC has shared Covid-19 information in the languages Urdu, Punjabi, Tamil, Sylheti and Gujarati. Topics include:

Dr Onkar Sahota has shared videos explaining why the Covid-19 vaccines are safe, effective and will save lives in the languages Punjabi and English.