24 March.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Dr Vivek Murthy returns as US top doctor.(Photo Credit: Twitter/ Vivek Murthy)

  • The vote went 57 to 43 in favour of the nomination
  • Dr Murthy affirmed that he would make ending the coronavirus pandemic his highest priority
  • He was the first person of Indian descent to hold the Surgeon General’s post during his first stint