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Cumulative Number of Covid-19 Vaccine Doses Administered in India Exceeds Rs 11.70 Crore | India News

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NEW DELHI: Total number of vaccines nationwide surpassed the 11.70 crore mark on Thursday, with more than 26.02 lakh of vaccine doses administered as of 8pm, according to the Union Health Ministry .
Up to 67,400 COVID vaccination centers (CVCs) were operational, marking an increase from an average of 22,400 operational vaccination centers (45,000 CVCs on average are operational on any given day). Vaccines in the workplace have also enabled such a high participation of beneficiaries, the ministry said.
The accumulated doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in the country amount to 11,70,96,037, according to an interim report at 8:00 p.m.
These include 90,82,153 healthcare workers (HCP) who have taken the first dose and 56,33,982 HCP who have taken the second dose, 1,02,90,850 first-line workers (PDA) who have received the first dose and 51 , 51,557 PDA that has taken the second dose.
In addition, 3,86,76,098 and 9,84,785 beneficiaries older than 45 to 60 years have received the first and second doses respectively, while 4,41,90,147 and 30,86,465 people older than 60 years have taken the first and second dose respectively.
A total of 26,02,375 doses of vaccine were administered as of 8 p.m. Thursday, the 90th day of the national COVID-19 vaccination.
Of these 20,59,873 beneficiaries were vaccinated for the first dose and 5,42,502 beneficiaries received the second dose of the vaccine, according to the interim report, the ministry said, adding that final reports would be completed by the day late in the day. night. PTI PLB

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