DAN Osborne has backed a harmful Covid conspiracy that claims a 3rd vaccine jab will spark a “zombie apocalypse”.
The ex Towie star shared a video posted by an anti-vaxxer Instagram account that first spouted the wild declare on Monday.
Within the video, Well being Secretary Matt Hancock answered questions on ITV present This Morning about rolling out a 3rd vaccine jab to guard towards two new Covid variants rising in South Africa and Brazil.
Within the clip, host Phillip Schofield requested the 42-year-old politician: “An unlimited proportion of the nation have had their first vaccine, you’re cracking on with the second vaccine, why can’t individuals go on vacation?”
And he replied: “There’s a brand new variant that the vaccine doesn’t work towards. We all know the vaccine works towards the variant on this nation … we’re additionally engaged on a brand new vaccine that we would should roll out within the Autumn to provide individuals a 3rd dose that may take care of this drawback.
“So we’re engaged on that now.”
He added: “The 2 that we’re most anxious about began in South Africa and Brazil and so they’ve unfold a bit all over the world.
“We’re doing the science and we’re watching very carefully, if that every one goes nicely we’ll be extra relaxed about journey.”
The unique video was posted with the caption: “That is simply one thing else. third vaccine jab on it’s approach??? Wow!! Welcome to the Zombie apocalypse..!!! It’s like a Hollywood blockbuster!!!”
And actuality star Dan shared the clip to his 1.1million followers, writing: “Have you ever ever heard a lot bulls**t in your life?
“How they’re getting away with this I had no thought”.
Dan posted the clip and mentioned Matt Hancock’s[/caption]
Greater than three million Brits have already obtained a second dose of a coronavirus vaccine.
And Authorities knowledge as much as March 26 exhibits a complete of 33,020,952 Covid vaccines have now been given within the UK up to now.
Ministers had promised bumper provide from mid-March would see file each day jabs in arms.
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However NHS bosses have instructed GPs to give attention to delivering second photographs to older sufferers and first doses to over-50s over the approaching weeks after a delay in provide.
It means the second part of the immunisation blitz is unlikely to start out earlier than mid-April.