Three states have administered greater than 1 crore vaccinations are Maharashtra (1,11,19,zero18), Rajasthan (1,02,15,471) and Uttar Pradesh (1,00,17,650).
As many as 69,974 Covid vaccination centres (CVCs) had been operational, marking an increase of a mean of 24,000 operational vaccination centres (45,000 CVCs on a mean are useful on any given day). Workplace vaccinations have additionally enabled such a excessive turnout of beneficiaries, the ministry mentioned.
The cumulative variety of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation stands at 11,43,18,455 in keeping with the eight pm provisional report.
These embody 90,63,976 healthcare employees (HCWs) who’ve taken the primary dose and 56,03,568 HCWs who’ve taken the second dose, 1,02,09,443 frontline employees (FLWs) who’ve obtained the primary dose and 50,61,571 FLWs who’ve taken the second dose.
Besides, three,73,34,924 and eight,94,077 beneficiaries over 45 to 60 years outdated have been administered the primary and second doses respectively, whereas four,34,13,349 and 27,37,547 beneficiaries aged above 60 have taken the primary and second dose respectively.
A complete of 31,39,063 vaccine doses got until eight pm, the 89th day of the nationwide Covid-19 vaccination. Out of those, 27,19,964 beneficiaries had been vaccinated for first dose and four,19,099 beneficiaries obtained second dose of the vaccine in keeping with the provisional report, the ministry mentioned, including last experiences can be accomplished for the day by late evening.
The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 with healthcare employees getting inoculated and vaccination of frontline employees began from February 2.
The subsequent part of Covid-19 vaccination commenced from March 1 for these over 60 years of age and for folks aged 45 and above with specified co-morbid circumstances.
India launched vaccination for all folks aged greater than 45 from April 1.