Greater than 33,000 youngsters aged 15-18 bought the primary dose of Covid-19 vaccine in Delhi on Tuesday, the second day of the inoculation drive for them. This was a 58 per cent enhance from the 21,029 doses administered on Monday.
On Tuesday, the very best variety of doses administered within the 15-18 age group was the North East district (6,238), adopted by the South West district (4,405).
The North East district had seen the very best variety of vaccinations on this class on Monday additionally. The South and South East districts additionally noticed greater than 3,000 youngsters getting vaccinated on Tuesday. The bottom variety of doses was administered within the North district, 1,888.
Youngsters aged 15-17 are being administered the Covaxin vaccine at 159 authorities centres and some non-public centres. There are greater than 10 lakh youngsters between the age of 15-18 years in Delhi who’re eligible for vaccination, knowledge shared by the central authorities revealed.
Each authorities and personal faculties might be permitted to arrange momentary vaccination camps inside their premises to vaccinate college students.