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COVID-19 Vaccination Update – Day 253

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare COVID-19 Vaccination Update - Day 253 India’s cumulative vaccination coverage crosses 85 crore landmark mile

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

COVID-19 Vaccination Update – Day 253

India’s cumulative vaccination coverage crosses 85 crore landmark milestoneMore than 62 lakh Vaccine doses administered today till 7 pm

Posted On: 25 SEP 2021 8:24PM by PIB Delhi

In a landmark achievement, India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 85 Crore landmark milestone (85,54,78,279) today. More than 62 lakh (62,42,122) 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

10371187

2nd Dose

8826754

FLWs

1st Dose

1,83,48,906

2nd Dose

1,48,07,215

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

34,63,98,173

2nd Dose

7,33,10,343

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

15,58,92,878

2nd Dose

7,35,24,500

Over 60 years

1st Dose

9,94,21,998

2nd Dose

5,45,76,325

Cumulative 1st dose administered

63,04,33,142

Cumulative 2nd dose administered

22,50,45,137

Total

85,54,78,279

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

Date: 25thSeptember, 2021 (253rdDay)

HCWs

1st Dose

270

2nd Dose

10,657

FLWs

1st Dose

403

2nd Dose

42,910

Age Group 18-44 years

1st Dose

22,38,154

2nd Dose

22,27,471

Age Group 45-59 years

1st Dose

5,46,752

2nd Dose

6,06,936

Over 60 years

1st Dose

2,82,235

2nd Dose

2,86,334

1st Dose Administered in Total

30,67,814

2nd Dose Administered in Total

31,74,308

Total

62,42,122

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/25thSeptember/6

(Release ID: 1758134)