COVID-19 Special Vaccination Drive will resume from Monday onwards after four-day holiday for vaccination in Telangana. On request of the health workers in the wake of Bathukamma and Dasara festivals, the State Government announced holidays for vaccination drive.
Meanwhile, the state recorded at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose to over two crore 82 lakh people across the state. According to State Public Health Department statistics, two crore three lakh people received at least one vaccine dose while 79 lakh 11 thousand people have taken both the doses. The state authorities are expecting that it will become a 100 per cent vaccinated state during this month. It may be recalled that there are about two crore 87 lakh people who are above 18 years of age and eligible to take COVID-19 vaccines in the state.