August 17, 2022

COVID-19 vaccination: 2,15,133 beneficiaries vaccinated till 6 pm today

NEW DELHI: The cumulative number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID19 has reached 68.26 lakhs today. 68,26,898 beneficiaries were vaccinated through 1,42,455 sessions, as per the provisional report till 6 pm today. These include 56,65,172 HCWs (57.4%) and 11,61,726 FLWs (13.2%).

Total 2,15,133 beneficiaries were vaccinated till 6 pm today, the twenty sixth  day of nationwide COVID19 vaccination. These include 54,834 HCWs and 1,60,299 FLWs. Final reports would be completed for the day by late tonight.7,707 sessions were held till 6 pm today.

33 States/UTs conducted the COVID vaccinations today.

S. No. State/UT Beneficiaries vaccinated
1 A & N Islands 3413
2 Andhra Pradesh 3,31,786
3 Arunachal Pradesh 13,480
4 Assam 1,09,888
5 Bihar 4,22,802
6 Chandigarh 6903
7 Chhattisgarh 2,12,480
8 Dadra & Nagar Haveli 2067
9 Daman & Diu 953
10 Delhi 1,37,885
11 Goa 9961
12 Gujarat 6,05,494
13 Haryana 1,83,529
14 Himachal Pradesh 63,237
15 Jammu & Kashmir 74,219
16 Jharkhand 1,49,952
17 Karnataka 4,61,478
18 Kerala 3,25,079
19 Ladakh 2525
20 Lakshadweep 920
21 Madhya Pradesh 4,09,015
22 Maharashtra 5,59,152
23 Manipur 12948
24 Meghalaya 9745
25 Mizoram 11046
26 Nagaland 6,720
27 Odisha 3,51,058
28 Puducherry 4770
29 Punjab 91,400
30 Rajasthan 5,04,564
31 Sikkim 7677
32 Tamil Nadu 1,92,440
33 Telangana 2,48,578
34 Tripura 52,586
35 Uttar Pradesh 6,73,542
36 Uttarakhand 89,638
37 West Bengal 4,16,730
38 Miscellaneous 67,238
Total 68,26,898

 

Thirteen States/UT have vaccinated more than 65% of the registered HCWs. These are – Bihar, Tripura, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Lakshadweep, Kerala, Mizoram, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, A & N Islands and Rajasthan.

On the other hand, Seven States/UTs have reported less than 40% coverage of registered HCWs. Punjab, Meghalaya, Chandigarh, Tamil Nadu, Manipur, Nagaland and Puducherry.

10 States, who recorded highest number of vaccinations, are Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Odisha, Tamil Nadu and Bihar.

Total 30 persons have been hospitalized so far. This comprises 0.0004% of the total vaccinations. Of the 30 cases of hospitalization, 19 were discharged after treatment, while nine persons died and two are under treatment. In the last 24 hours, one person who is suffering from Anaphylaxis has been hospitalized at JIPMER, Puducherry and is stable.

Total 23 deaths have been recorded till date. These comprise 0.0003% of the total vaccinations. Of the 23, nine persons died in the hospital while 14 deaths are recorded outside the hospital.

No New Death has been reported in last 24 hours.

No case of serious/severe AEFI/Death is attributable to vaccination, till date.

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