The fatwa was in reply to a question from Abdul Rashid Kidwai, a resident of Madhya Pradesh.
The national capital is witnessing a surge in COVID cases and reported 10,732 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours as India became the second country in the world to report more than 1.5 lakh new cases in a single day.
Biden had initially set the plan of having 100 million shots in the arms of Americans by his 100th day in office but is now increasing the objective to 200 million.
On Monday, Pakistani President Arif Alvi and his wife Samina Alvi received their COVID-19 jabs with the Sinopharm vaccine in Islamabad.
77 per cent of the new case are being reported from the states of Maharashtra, Kerala, and Punjab.
The Dalai Lama is eligible for the vaccine under the second phase of the vaccination drive as he is well over 60 years of age.
India is expected to produce 3.6 billion doses annually which is the highest of any country in the world and thus makes it an important partner in the fight against COVID.
In the second phase of the vaccination drive, people above the age of 60 and people above the age of 45 with co-morbidities will are eligible to receive the vaccine.
In the second phase of the vaccination people above the age of 60 and people above the age of 45 with co-morbidities are eligible to get the vaccines.
He is currently in Ahmedabad with the Indian team as they prepare for the fourth Test against England which starts on March 4.