The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has reached more than 26.53 crore (26,53,17,472) as per the 8 pm provisional report On Wednesday.
20,67,085 vaccine doses were administered as first dose and 67,447 vaccine doses given as second dose in the age group 18-44 years on Wednesday. Cumulatively, 4,72,06,953 persons across 37 States/UTs have received their first dose and total 9,68,098 have received their second dose since the start of Phase-3 of the vaccination drive. Bihar, Delhi, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal have administered more than 10 lakh beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years for the first dose of COVID vaccine.
The table below shows the cumulative vaccine doses administered to 18-44 years age group till now.
➡️ Cumulative Vaccine Coverage exceeds 26.53 Cr.
— Ministry of Health (@MoHFW_INDIA) June 16, 2021
The cumulative vaccination coverage of 26,53,17,472 vaccine doses is segregated based on population priority groups.
As on Day-152 of the vaccination drive (16th June, 2021), total 32,62,233 vaccine doses were given. 29,05,658 beneficiaries were vaccinated for 1st dose and 3,56,575 beneficiaries received 2nd dose of vaccine as per the provisional report till 8 P.M. Final reports would be completed for the day by late tonight.
The vaccination exercise as a tool to protect the most vulnerable population groups in the country from COVID-19 continues to be regularly reviewed and monitored at the highest level.