COVID-19 Vaccination Update – Day 241

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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare COVID-19 Vaccination Update - Day 241India sets new record, crosses 75 Cr landmark milestoneIndia home to mo

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

COVID-19 Vaccination Update – Day 241

India sets new record, crosses 75 Cr landmark milestone

India home to more than 99% Healthcare Workers and Frontline Workers vaccinated with one shot of COVID Vaccine

Posted On: 13 SEP 2021 7:03PM by PIB Delhi

India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 75 Crore landmark milestone(75,10,41,391) today. More than 67 lakh (67,04,768) Vaccine Doses have been administered till 5:30 pm today.  The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late tonight. The country has also become home to more than 99% HCWs and FLWs vaccinated with one shot of COVID Vaccine.

Union Health Minister Shri Mansukh Mandaviya lauded the entire country for the achievement of 75 Cr landmark milestone.

WHO SEARO also congratulated India for accelerating COVID-19 Vaccination and achieving 75 Cr mark.

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

Cumulative Vaccine Dose Coverage

HCWs

1st Dose

1,03,64,684

2nd Dose

86,11,479

FLWs

1st Dose

1,83,38,713

2nd Dose

1,41,01,351

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

30,26,12,416

2nd Dose

4,52,87,346

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

14,45,93,468

2nd Dose

6,37,26,534

Over 60 years

1st Dose

9,36,68,415

2nd Dose

4,97,36,985

Cumulative 1st dose administered

56,95,77,696

Cumulative 2nd dose administered

18,14,63,695

Total

75,10,41,391

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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