Updated: April 21, 2021 22:41 IST
New Delhi [India], April 21 (ANI): Total COVID-19 vaccinations nationwide exceeded Rs 13.22 crore mark on Wednesday, the Union Health Ministry said.
According to an official statement, more than 21.21 lakh vaccine doses were administered till 8 pm on Wednesday, while the cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country was 13,22,40,352 at one time.
“These include 92,19,080 healthcare workers (CHCs) who have taken the first dose and 58,51,361 CHCs who have taken the second dose, 1,16,28,882 frontline workers (FLWs) (first dose) ), 59,32,541 FLW (second dose), 4,43,89,584 for over 45 years to 60 years (first dose), 16,28,837 for over 45 years to 60 years (second dose), 4,78,44,204 for people over 60 (first dose) and 57,45,863 for more than 60 years (second dose), “he said.
The Ministry said a total of 21,21,042 vaccine doses were given until 8pm today, the ninety-sixth day of COVID19 vaccination nationwide.
“Of these, 14,35,858 beneficiaries were vaccinated for the first dose and 6,85,184 beneficiaries received the second dose of the vaccine as per the interim report,” he added. (ANI)