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COVID-19 Vaccination Update- Day 223

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

India's Cumulative COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage crosses 61 Cr landmark milestone

Nearly 68 lakh Vaccine Doses administered today till 7 pm

Posted On: 26 AUG 2021 7:55PM by PIB Delhi

In a significant achievement, India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed61 Crore (61,10,43,573) landmark milestoneas per the 7 pm provisional report today. Nearly68 lakh (67,87,305) 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 10356040 18314022  231895731 126391319 84943408 471900520
2nd Dose 8292060  12854105 23374357 51317222 43305309 139143053

 

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

 

  Date: 26thAugust, 2021 (223rdDay)
  Healthcare workers Frontline workers People Aged 18-44 Years People Aged 45-59 Years People Aged ≥ 60 Years Total
 1st Dose 508  1937  3459041  858428  368200  4688114
 2nd Dose 16779 67981 1027572 647765 339094  2099191

 

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/26thAugust/6



(Release ID: 1749336)



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