“The Koran says saving your life is the most important thing…It’s a responsibility of a practising Muslim to take their vaccine” – Dr Farzana Hussain.
Two leading Muslim figures working in the NHS have today joined other medical leaders and Islamic scholars in stressing that Ramadan should not stop anyone from getting the NHS COVID vaccination.
For more information, please see NHS News: Senior NHS figures stress Muslims can get COVID jab in Ramadan.
The COVID-19 vaccine does not contain components of animal origin.
A vaccination does not break your fast.