India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage has crossed 67 crore 65 lakh. Union Health Ministry said, around 52 crore vaccine doses have been administered as first dose and over 15 crore vaccine doses given as second doses so far. The new phase of universalization of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from 21st of June this year.
The Ministry said, more than 51 lakh 88 thousand vaccine doses were administered yesterday. 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.