In Gujarat, the online registration for the vaccination of people above 18 years of age began on Wednesday. According to the state health department, the vaccination work of this group will start after the stock received from the vaccine manufacturers. However, the vaccination of the people above the age of 45 and the frontline workers will be continuing as per the schedule.
In an official release, the Gujarat government has said that vaccination of 18 plus group will start after receiving the stock of 1 crore 50 lakh doses ordered by the state. Meanwhile, 1 lakh 35 thousand 256 persons have been vaccinated in the state on Wednesday. Vaccination of more than 1 crore 17 lakh have been completed in the state, out of these nearly 22 lakh persons have received the second dose of the vaccine. Meanwhile, Gujarat has recorded 14 thousand 120 new cases of Covid19 on Wednesday. Maximum 5672 new cases reported from Ahmedabad, while Surat recorded 1764 new cases. 174 patients lost their lives on Wednesday.