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COVID-19 Vaccination Update - Day 256

India - Press Information Bureau

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

India's cumulative vaccination coverage crosses 87 crore

More than 49 lakh Vaccine doses administered today till 7 pm

Posted On: 28 SEP 2021 8:28PM by PIB Delhi

India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed87 Crore(87,61,89,412) today. More than 49 lakh (49,45,169) Vaccine Doses have been administered till 7 pm today. The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports 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
HCWs 1st Dose 1,03,72,229
2nd Dose 88,65,432
FLWs 1st Dose 1,83,50,655
2nd Dose 1,49,17,439
Age Group 18-44 years 1st Dose 35,50,09,680
2nd Dose 7,88,45,995
Age Group 45-59 years 1st Dose 15,81,86,738
2nd Dose 7,54,66,028
Over 60 years 1st Dose 10,06,50,800
2nd Dose 5,55,24,416
Cumulative 1st dose administered 64,25,70,102
Cumulative 2nd dose administered 23,36,19,310
Total 87,61,89,412

 

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

 

Date: 28thSeptember, 2021 (256thDay)
HCWs 1st Dose 192
2nd Dose

10,027

FLWs

1st Dose

452

2nd Dose

31,252

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

19,25,501

2nd Dose

15,66,705

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

4,63,152

2nd Dose

4,84,179

Over 60 years

1st Dose

2,35,910

2nd Dose

2,27,799

1st Dose Administered in Total

26,25,207

2nd Dose Administered in Total

23,19,962

Total

49,45,169

 

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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MV

HFW/COVID Vaccination/28thSeptember/6



(Release ID: 1759054)



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