New Delhi, Could 11: The cumulative variety of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation has crossed 18 crore on Tuesday, over 90 lakh doses are nonetheless accessible whereas greater than seven lakh might be dispatched inside three days.
Cumulatively, 18,00,03,160 vaccine doses have been administered in States and UTs “freed from value”. Of this, the overall consumption together with wastages is 17,09,71,429 doses, stated the Union Well being Ministry information on Tuesday.
Greater than 90 lakh Covid vaccine doses (90,31,691) are nonetheless accessible with the States and UTs to be administered and greater than 7 lakh (7,29,610) vaccine doses might be dispatched to them as well as throughout the subsequent three days.
States with unfavorable stability are displaying extra consumption (together with wastage) than vaccine provided as they haven’t reconciled the vaccine they’ve provided to armed forces, stated the Ministry.
As per the MoHF, Maharashtra have been given most of 1,17,53,694 doses adopted by Uttar Pradesh (1,51,31,270), Gujarat (1,48,70,490), Rajasthan (1,47,37,360), West Bengal (1,24,78,640), Karnataka (1,09,28,270), Madhya Pradesh (94,79,720), Bihar (87,65,820), Kerala (78,97,790), and Tamil Nadu (76, 43,010).
The vaccine doses accessible with Delhi is 3,66,731, Haryana presently has 3,72,831 doses whereas Jharkhand has 4,04,357. Chhattisgarh has 4,12768 vaccine doses adopted by Maharashtra (4,98,756), Bihar (5,26,396), Madhya Pradesh (5,59,271), Tamil Nadu (7,89,619), Gujarat (8,32,398) and Uttar Pradesh (11,52,091).
Wastage reported from the states embrace, Nagaland (3.36 per cent), Tamil Nadu (4.13 per cent), Dadra and Nagar Haveli (4.85 per cent), Punjab (4.94 per cent ), Manipur (5.19 per cent), Bihar (5.20 per cent), Meghalaya (5.67 per cent), Rajasthan (5.68 per cent), Assam (5.92 per cent) and Haryana (6.49 per cent).
A complete of 5,18,479 beneficiaries of the age group between 18 and 44 years obtained their first dose of Covid vaccine on Monday and cumulatively 25,52,843 throughout 30 states and UTs because the begin of Section-3 of the vaccination drive have obtained the jab. (IANS/2 days in the past) https://www.newkerala.com/india-news.php