More than 2.91 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in India
NEW DELHI: The cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in India has crossed 2.91 Crore today.
The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on 16th Jan 2021 and vaccination of the Frontline Workers (FLWs) started from 2nd Feb 2021.The next phase of COVID-19 vaccination has commenced from 1st March 2021 for those who are over 60 years of age and for people aged 45 and above with specified co-morbid conditions.
A total of 2,91,92,547 vaccine doses have been given, as per the provisional report till 7 pm today.
These include 73,31,498 HCWs who have taken the 1st dose and 42,58,297 HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, 72,96,474 FLWs (1stdose), 10,53,732 FLWs (2nd dose), 78,66,241 beneficiaries more than 60 years old and 13,86,305 beneficiaries aged 45 and above with specific co-morbidities.
|HCWs||FLWs||45 to <60 years with Co-morbidities||Over 60 years|
|1st Dose||2nd Dose||1st Dose||2nd Dose||1st Dose||1st Dose|
Total 9,74,090 vaccine doses were given till 7 pm today, the fifty seventh day of nationwide COVID19 vaccination. Out of which 8,05,014 beneficiaries were vaccinated for 1st dose and 1,69,076 HCWs and FLWs received 2nd dose of vaccine as per the provisional report. Final reports would be completed for the day by late tonight.