Over 24.93 crore Covid Vaccine Doses Administered in India: Government | India News

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Over 24.93 crore Covid Vaccine Doses Administered in India: Government |  India News


NEW DELHI: the cumulative number of Covid-19 vaccine Doses administered in the country have exceeded 24.93 million rupees, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.
He said 19,49,902 beneficiaries in the 18 to 44 age group received the first dose, while 72,279 in the age group received the second dose of the vaccine on Friday.
In total, 3,79,67,237 people in the age group 18 to 44 have received the first dose and 5,58,862 have received the second dose since the start of the third phase of the nationwide vaccination campaign.
Bihar, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil nadu, Telangana, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal have administered the first dose of the vaccine to more than 10 lakh of beneficiaries in the age group of 18 to 44 years each, the ministry said.
The total number of COVID-19 The doses of vaccine administered in the country have reached 24,93,16,572, according to an interim report prepared at 7:00 p.m.
The number includes 1,00,34,573 health workers (HCP) who have taken the first dose, 69,44,682 HCP who have taken the second dose, 1,66,29,408 first-line workers (PDA) who have received the first doses, 88, 08,261 PDA that have taken the second dose, 3,79,67,237 and 5,58,862 individuals in the age group of 18 to 44 years that have received the first and the second dose, respectively.
In addition, 7,46,36,068 and 1,18,25,194 beneficiaries in the age group 45 to 60 years have received the first and second doses respectively, while 6,21,62,987 and 1,97,49,300 Beneficiaries over 60 years of age have taken the first and second doses respectively.
On day 147 (June 11) of the vaccination campaign, a total of 31,50,368 doses of vaccine were administered: 28,48,435 beneficiaries vaccinated for the first dose and 3,01,933 for the second dose, the ministry said.
The final reports for the day would be compiled late at night.
The vaccination exercise as a tool to protect the country’s most vulnerable population groups against Covid-19 continues to be regularly reviewed and monitored at the highest level, the ministry stressed.

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