Coronavirus LIVE updates: Of the entire 1,11,39,516 COVID-19 infections within the nation, there are over 1.70 lakh energetic circumstances. Greater than 1.08 crore sufferers have recuperated from the viral an infection
Coronavirus LATEST updates: Of the entire 1,11,39,516 COVID-19 infections within the nation, there are over 1.70 lakh energetic circumstances. Greater than 1.08 crore sufferers have recuperated from the viral an infection, mentioned the Union well being ministry on Wednesday.
The cumulative variety of COVID-19 vaccine doses given within the nation has crossed 1.54 crore which embrace 6,09,845 pictures administered on Tuesday, the Union well being ministry mentioned in its provisional knowledge.
The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on 16 January with healthcare employees (HCWs) being inoculated in opposition to the virus. Vaccination of the frontline employees (FLWs) began from 2 February.
The second part of COVID-19 vaccination commenced on 1 March for many who are over 60 years of age and for individuals aged 45 and above with specified co-morbid circumstances.
A complete of 1,54,61,864 vaccine doses have been given, as per the provisional report until 7 pm, the ministry mentioned.
These embrace 67,32,944 HCWs who’ve taken the first dose and 26,85,665 HCWs who’ve taken the 2nd dose, 55,47,426 FLWs (1st dose), 828 FLWs (2nd dose), and 4,34,981 beneficiaries greater than 60 years outdated and 60,020 beneficiaries aged 45 and above with particular co-morbidities, the ministry mentioned.
A complete of 6,09,845 vaccine doses got until 7 pm on Tuesday, the forty-sixth day of nationwide COVID-19 vaccination.
Out of which 5,21,101 beneficiaries have been vaccinated for 1st dose and 88,744 HCWs and FLWs obtained 2nd dose of vaccine as per the provisional report, the ministry mentioned, including closing stories could be accomplished for the day by late evening.
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