In a significant achievement, India’s cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 60 Crore. Union Health Ministry said, more than 46 crore vaccine doses have been administered as first dose and over 13 crore vaccine doses given as second doses so far. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from 21st June this year.
The Ministry said, more than 66 lakh vaccine doses were administered today. It said, 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.