NEW DELHI: The cumulative number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID-19 has crossed 85 lakhs today. 85,16,771 beneficiaries were vaccinated through 1,83,664 sessions, as per the provisional report till 6 pm today.
These include 60,57,162 HCWs who have taken the 1st dose and 98,118 HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, along with 23,61,491 FLWs (1st dose). While the countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on 16th Jan 2021, vaccination of the FLWs started from 2nd Feb 2021.
Total 2,31,476 beneficiaries were vaccinated till 6 pm today, the thirty first day of nationwide COVID19 vaccination. Out of which, 1,57,919 beneficiaries were vaccinated for 1st dose and 73,557 HCWs received 2nd dose of vaccine as per the provisional report. Final reports would be completed for the day by late tonight.
9,935 sessions were held till 6 pm today.
All States/UTs conducted the COVID vaccinations today.
|1st Dose||2nd Dose||Total Doses|
|1||A & N Islands||3,847||182||4,029|
|8||Dadra & Nagar Haveli||2,922||41||2,963|
|9||Daman & Diu||1,121||30||1,151|
|15||Jammu & Kashmir||1,45,600||1,849||1,47,449|
Fourteen States/UT have vaccinated more than 70% of the registered HCWs. These are – Bihar, Lakshadweep, Tripura, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Kerala, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Sikkim.
On the other hand, five States/UT have reported less than 40% coverage of registered HCWs. These are Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Chandigarh, Nagaland and Puducherry.
10 States that recorded highest number of vaccinations are Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, West Bengal, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh.
Total 35 persons have been hospitalized so far. This comprises 0.0004% of the total vaccinations. Of the 35 cases of hospitalization, 21 were discharged after treatment, while eleven persons died and three are under treatment. In the last 24 hours, one person suffering from Central Retinal Vein Occlusion has been hospitalized due to High BP at Bombay Hospital, Indore, MP.
Total 28 deaths have been recorded till date. These comprise 0.0003% of the total COVID19 vaccinations. Of the 28, eleven persons died in the hospital while 17 deaths are recorded outside the hospital.
No case of serious/severe AEFI/Death is attributable to vaccination, till date.
In last 24 hours, one new death of a 53 year old male, who was a resident of Deoria, UP has been reported. The person suffered from sudden breathlessness and chest pain on the second day of vaccination and was brought dead to the hospital. The Post-Mortem has been done and results are awaited.