• India
More

    India becomes fastest COVID-19 vaccinating country in world, over 8.70 cr doses administered

    Must Read

    COVID-19 surge: IFFCO to set up oxygen plant in Gujarat to give it for free to hospitals

    Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) is going to set up an oxygen plant with 200 cubic...

    Covid treatment will be available in community health centers in taluka level

    CHCs are are being prepared for covid treatment with facilities including oxygen Covid treatment...

    19 April – Know your today’s horoscope

    Aries:Share the family problems with your wife. Spend some amount of time for each other to rediscover...

    India has administered more than 5.69 crore coronavirus vaccine doses in the past 70 days, since the country’s extensive COVID-19 vaccination drive began on January 16, 2021, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed on March 26.

    As per the Health Ministry’s provisional report, a total of 5,69,57,612 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been given till 7 pm on March 26.

    These include 80,66,471 healthcare workers who have taken the first dose and 51,27,234 healthcare workers who have taken the second dose, 86,79,307 frontline workers who have taken the first dose, 34,96,356 frontline workers who have taken the second dose, 2,57,01,645 beneficiaries aged above 60 years and 58,86,599 beneficiaries aged above 45 years and with specific co-morbidities.

    As many as 14,53,172 COVID-19 vaccine doses were given till 7 pm on March 26, which marked the seventieth day of the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive. Out of these, 13,32,550 beneficiaries were vaccinated for the first dose and 1,20,622 healthcare workers and frontline workers received their second dose as per the provisional report. Final reports for the day would be completed by late tonight.

    India’s COVID-19 vaccination drive was expanded on March 1 to include senior citizens, and those aged between 45 and 59 years and have specific co-mobordities. From April 1, all persons aged 45 years and above will be able to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus.

    LEAVE A REPLY

    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Latest News

    WR implements various initiatives to provide better travelling experience as well as safety of passengers

    Implements various initiatives for providing cleaner, greener, faster, environment friendly rail transportation For...

    Covid treatment will be available in community health centers in taluka level

    CHCs are are being prepared for covid treatment with facilities including oxygen Covid treatment facilities including oxygen bed will...

    19 April – Know your today’s horoscope

    Aries:Share the family problems with your wife. Spend some amount of time for each other to rediscover and reaffirm yourself as a...

    Vadodara based AB Industries life saving gesture

    Supplies ventilators to city hospitals on priority basis OSD Dr. Vinod Rao is constantly monitoring the treatment facilities inside...

    NCC cadets of Gujarat directorate to be deployed at Surat airport

    Will support civil administration in combating Covid 19 under exercise NCC Yogdan As the nation is going...

    More Articles Like This

    - Advertisement -