3 million COVID-19 vaccine doses given on the first day: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Teeka Utsav is being celebrated from April 11 to speed up the vaccination campaign.
In a major milestone, approximately 3 million vaccine doses were administered on Day 1 of ‘Tika Utsav’, pushing the cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses to cross 10.45 crore in the country, Central Health and Family Welfare Ministry was informed. Monday.
According to the Ministry of Health, the first day Tika Utsav across the country saw 63,800 Kovid vaccination centers, which is an average rise of 18,800 operational centers.
Cumulatively, 10,545,28,565 vaccine doses have been administered through 15,56,361 sessions, according to the provisional report in the morning .. as of day-86 (April 11, 2021) of the vaccination campaign, 29,33,418. Vaccine doses were given. . Of which 27,01,439 beneficiaries were vaccinated in 38,398 sessions for the first dose and 2,31,979 beneficiaries received the second dose of the vaccine.
In terms of the number of daily doses administered globally, India remains at the top with an average of 40,55,055 doses administered per day. Yesterday’s figure was 38,34,574. India’s daily new cases are increasing with 1,68,912 new cases in the last 24 hours.
Ten states including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Rajasthan account for 83.02 percent of the new cases. Maharashtra has the highest number of daily new cases at 63,294 followed by Uttar Pradesh at 15,276, while Delhi has 10,774 new cases.