Over 66 crore 89 lakh vaccine doses have been provided to States and Union Territories so far. These vaccines have been given through the Central government free of cost channel and direct state procurement category. More than 1.56 crore doses are in the pipeline. The Union Health Ministry said, over 4.37 crore balance and unutilized COVID vaccine doses are still available with the States and UTs.
The Ministry said the Centre is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.