New Delhi: Over 8.83 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have to date been administered within the nation with greater than 13 lakh jabs given on Wednesday, the well being ministry mentioned.
In a press release, it mentioned the overall variety of 8,83,72,277 doses contains 89,65,839 given to healthcare employees (HCWs) who obtained the primary dose and 54,04,837 to HCWs who took the second dose.
A complete of 97,40,281 frontline employees (FLWs) got the primary dose, whereas 43,35,473 FLWs have obtained the second dose.
As many as 2,26,42,318 jabs got to these within the 45-59 age group (first dose), 4,47,060 within the 45-59 age group (second dose), 3,57,78,684 to these above 60 years of age (first dose) and 10,57,785 to these above 60 years of age (second dose).
A complete of 13,14,623 vaccine doses got until 8 pm on Wednesday, the 82nd day of the nationwide COVID-19 vaccination drive, of which 12,04,551 beneficiaries had been vaccinated for the primary dose and 1,10,072 obtained the second dose, based on a provisional report.