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Update on COVID-19 Vaccination

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

More than 23 Lakh Healthcare Workers Vaccinated across the country

Nearly 3 Lakh beneficiaries vaccinated till 6 pm on 12th day of vaccination drive

Only 0.0007% people have recorded hospitalization against vaccinations

No case of serious/severe AEFI or death attributable to vaccination till date

Posted On: 27 JAN 2021 7:45PM by PIB Delhi

The countrywide COVID-19 vaccination program was conducted successfully on the twelfth day. Planned sessions were conducted in 28 States/UTs.

The cumulative number of healthcare workers vaccinated against COVID19 has crossed 23 lakh today. A total of 23,28,779 beneficiaries (till 6 pm today) were vaccinated through 41,599 sessions, as per the provisional report. 2,99,299 beneficiaries were vaccinated today through 5,308 sessions held till 6 pm.

Final reports would be completed for the day by late tonight.

79% of beneficiaries vaccinated today are from 5 States of Karnataka, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.

 


The beneficiaries vaccinated today in the 28 States and UTs are as below:

S. No. State/UT Beneficiaries vaccinated (provisional data)
1 Andhra Pradesh 8,491
2 Assam 162
3 Bihar 606
4 Chandigarh 285
5 Chhattisgarh 10,906
6 Delhi 6,441
7 Goa 476
8 Gujarat 1,366
9 Haryana 5,353
10 Himachal Pradesh 461
11 Jammu and Kashmir 158
12 Jharkhand 5,287
13 Karnataka 33,124
14 Kerala 10,541
15 Ladakh 141
16 Madhya Pradesh 60,194
17 Maharashtra 37,575
18 Manipur 360
19 Meghalaya 482
20 Mizoram 872
21 Nagaland 547
22 Odisha 1,195
23 Punjab 4,636
24 Rajasthan 71,632
25 Sikkim 257
26 Tamil Nadu 4,316
27 Uttarakhand 172
28 West Bengal 33,263
Total 2,99,299

123 AEFIs have been reported till 6 pm on the twelfth day of the vaccination drive.

Total 16 persons have been hospitalized so far. 0.0007% people have recorded hospitalization against vaccinations.

In the last 24 hours, one person who is suffering from bacterial sepsis has been hospitalized at Apollo Hospital, Chennai. He was vaccinated on 23rd January and was hospitalized on 24th January.

Total 9 deaths have been reported so far. None of these deaths have been causally linked with COVID-19 vaccination.

In the last 24 hours, one person aged 23 years, a resident of Odisha has died. The post-mortem report is awaited.

No case of serious/severe AEFI/Death attributable to vaccination till date.

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MV/SJ

(Release ID: 1692748)



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