India on Tuesday administered over 1 crore vaccine doses until 6 pm, the highest-one day document for the nation, an replace posted by Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya learn.
“Congratulations, as India administers another 1 crore COVID-19 vaccinations today. Highest one-day record of 1.09 crore vaccine doses achieved till 6 pm – and still counting! Under PM @NarendraModi ji, India is fighting strongly against corona,” Mandaviya wrote on Twitter.
In a second tweet, Mandaviya stated the nation achieved one other milestone as 50 crore individuals acquired their first Covid-19 vaccine dose.
“Another milestone achieved in the world’s largest vaccination drive under PM @NarendraModi ji. 50 crore people received their first COVID-19 vaccine dose. I applaud the hard work of COVID warriors & diligence of citizens in helping achieve this momentous feat,” he stated.
Earlier within the day, the ministry said that over 64.36 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been offered to states and union territories up to now via the Centre’s freed from value channel and the direct state procurement class. Further, 14,94,040 doses will likely be equipped to states and union territories (UTs). The ministry stated that 5,42,30,546 COVID-19 vaccine doses — stability and unutilised — are nonetheless accessible with states and UTs.