India achieves Highest ever Single-Day Vaccination Coverage with the administration of over 1.33 Cr
In a landmark achievement, India administered more than 1 Crore COVID-19 vaccine doses yesterday. This feat has been achieved twice in last 5 days. With the administration of 1,33,18,718 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has surpassed the cumulative figure of 65.41 Cr (65,41,13,508) as per provisional reports till 7 am today. This has been achieved through 69,06,357 sessions.
The break-up of the cumulative figure as per the provisional report till 7 am today include:
HCWs 1st Dose 1,03,58,781 2nd Dose 83,94,433 FLWs 1st Dose 1,83,24,133 2nd Dose 1,32,40,353 Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 25,49,87,186 2nd Dose 2,87,15,564 Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 13,21,30,747 2nd Dose 5,51,36,560 Over 60 years 1st Dose 8,75,30,680 2nd Dose 4,52,95,071
The Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.
The recovery of 33,964 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered patients (since the beginning of the pandemic) to 3,19,93,644.
Consequently, India’s recovery rate stands at 97.51%.
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