Over 16 Crore Covid Vaccine Doses Administered In India: Authorities



The full variety of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation stands at 16,04,18,105.

New Delhi:

The full variety of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation has crossed 16 crore with almost 11.5 lakh doses administered until 8 pm on Tuesday, the well being ministry stated.

It stated 2,29,999 beneficiaries within the 18-44 age group acquired the primary dose of the vaccine on Tuesday. A complete of 6,62,619 individuals on this age group have to date acquired the primary dose throughout 12 states and Union territories.

The full variety of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation stands at 16,04,18,105, in line with a provisional report compiled at 8 pm.

“India additionally administered greater than 13 crore (13,00,03,225) doses as the primary dose and greater than three crore (3,04,14,880) vaccine doses because the second dose,” the ministry stated.

The beneficiaries embrace 94,61,633 healthcare employees (HCWs) who’ve taken the primary dose, 63,20,945 HCWs who’ve taken the second dose, 1,35,59,294 frontline employees (FLWs) who’ve acquired the primary dose, 73,21,052 FLWs who’ve taken the second dose and 6,62,619 within the 18-44 age group who’ve taken the primary dose.

The 6,62,619 people aged 18-44 years embrace 1,61,000 from Gujarat, 1,26,514 from Rajasthan, 1,11,231 from Maharashtra, 99,252 from Haryana, 79,975 from Delhi, 51,236 from Uttar Pradesh and 13,526 from Odisha.

Moreover, 5,33,76,589 and 43,99,995 beneficiaries within the 45-60 age group have acquired the primary and the second dose of the vaccine respectively, whereas 5,29,43,090 and 1,23,72,888 beneficiaries above 60 years have taken the primary and the second dose respectively.

On the 109th day of the vaccination drive (Tuesday), the nation administered almost 11.5 lakh vaccine doses (11,49,009) until 8 pm — 6,15,220 beneficiaries vaccinated for the primary dose, 5,33,789 for the second dose — the ministry stated, including that the ultimate report for the day could be compiled by late night time.

The vaccination train as a software to guard probably the most susceptible inhabitants teams within the nation from COVID-19 continues to be usually reviewed and monitored on the highest stage, the ministry stated.

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