More than 71 lakh doses have been administered on Monday until 7 PM, in accordance with the provisional information accessible on the Co-WIN portal. The each day vaccination tally is anticipated to extend with the compilation of the ultimate stories for the day by late evening, the ministry mentioned.
According to the 7 pm provisional information accessible on the portal, over 57 crore folks have been vaccinated with the primary dose and greater than 18 crore with their second. The nation has additionally jabbed greater than 99 per cent healthcare employees (HCWs) and frontline employees (FLWs ) with at the least one shot of Covid-19 vaccine, it mentioned.
Mandaviya mentioned the nation’s vaccination drive continues to attain new dimensions of success underneath the management of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and together with his mantra of “Sabka Saath, Sabka Prayas (along with all people, with all people’s efforts”. “Congratulations India! In the seventy fifth yr of independence, the nation has crossed the determine of 75 crore vaccinations,” the well being minister tweeted with hashtags #SabkoVaccineMuftVaccine and #AazadiKaAmritMahotsav.
The WHO’s southeast Asia workplace additionally lauded India for accelerating Covid-19 vaccination drive and reaching the 75-crore mark.
“WHO congratulates India for scaling up Covid-19 vaccination at an unprecedented tempo. While it took 85 days to manage first 100 million doses, India reached 750 million doses from 650 million in simply 13 days,” Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director, WHO South-East Asia mentioned. PTI INSIDE FLAP