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COVID-19 Vaccination Update- Day 221

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage crosses 59.47 Cr

More than 54.67 lakh Vaccine Doses administered today till 7 pm

Posted On: 24 AUG 2021 8:00PM by PIB Delhi

India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 59.47 Crore (59,47,65,751) as per the 7 pm provisional report today. More than 54 lakh (54,67,551) Vaccine Doses have been administered today, as per the 7 pm provisional report.Final reports would be completed for the day by late tonight.

The cumulative coverage of vaccine doses, segregated based on population priority groups, is as follows:

  Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage
  Healthcare workers Frontline workers People Aged 18-44 Years People Aged 45-59 Years People Aged ≥ 60 Years Total
1st Dose 10354204 18309215  223359860 124197841 83989658 460210778
2nd Dose 8249276  12705601 21137082 49913255 42549759 134554973

 

Today's achievement in the vaccination exercise, segregated by population priority groups, is as follows:

  Date: 24thAugust, 2021 (221st Day)
  Healthcare workers Frontline workers People Aged 18-44 Years People Aged 45-59 Years People Aged ≥ 60 Years Total
 1st Dose 475  1945  2867784  679170  279664  3829038
 2nd Dose 15338 62536 777822 520242 262575  1638513

 

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.

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HFW/COVID Vaccination/24thAugust/6



(Release ID: 1748661)



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