More than 2.06Cr Covid19 vaccine doses administered

New Delhi, The cumulative number of Covid 19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 2.06 Crore till Saturday. The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on 16th Jan 2021 and vaccination of the Frontline Workers (FLWs) started from 2nd Feb 2021.The next phase of Covid-19 vaccination has commenced from 1st March 2021 for those who are over 60 years of age and for people aged 45 and above with specified co-morbid conditions.

A total of 2,06,62,073 vaccine doses have been given, as per the provisional report. These include 69,72,859 HCWs who have taken the 1st dose and 35,22,671 HCWs who have taken the 2nd dose, 65,02,869FLWs (1st dose), 1,97,853 FLWs (2nd dose), 4,60,782 beneficiaries more than 60 years old and 30,05,039beneficiaries aged 45 and above with specific co-morbidities.