India crosses a landmark milestone of over six crore vaccine doses administered


The Samikhsya Bureau

NEW DELHI: India has registered a significant achievement in its fight against COVID19. The country’s total vaccination coverage has surpassed six crore today.

6,02,69,782vaccine doses have been administered through 9,85,018 sessions, as per the provisional report on Sunday.

Eight States account for 60% of the cumulative vaccine doses given so far. Each of the eight states has administered more than 30 lakh doses.

Seven States of Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Punjab, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Tamil Nadu have reported high number of COVID daily new cases. These states account for 81.46% of the daily new cases registered in the last 24 hours (62,714).

Eight states cumulatively account for 84.74% of the new cases reported in the past 24 hours.

Maharashtra has reported the highest daily new cases at 35,726. It is followed by Chhattisgarh with 3,162 while Karnataka reported 2,886 new cases.

Ten states are displaying an upward trajectory in daily new cases.