The pace of vaccination is also increasing to strengthen the fight against Corona. Under this, people are being vaccinated continuously across the country. A total of more than 93 lakh people were vaccinated on Friday. Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya gave information about this by tweeting. He wrote that congratulations to the citizens of the country. Significantly, amidst the ever-increasing cases of corona in Kerala, there is also the possibility of a third wave. In such a situation, more and more people can be protected only through vaccination.
Congratulations to the citizens as India today administers historic 90 lakh #COVID19 vaccines until now – and still counting!🤞
More than 90 lakh vaccines have been administered so far across the country. pic.twitter.com/p5b91MuIMW
— Mansukh Mandaviya (@mansukhmandviya) August 27, 2021
In the information given by the government, it has been told that this is the highest number of people vaccinated in a day. At the same time, the government has achieved another major achievement related to vaccination. According to this, the Kovid vaccination coverage in India has reached above 62 crores. Significantly, the vaccination drive is going on in the country for a long time. Initially doctors and frontline workers were vaccinated. After this everyone is being vaccinated.
The government has released the number of vaccines administered on August 27. According to this, the first dose was administered to 355 healthcare workers on this day. At the same time, the second dose was applied on 23846. Talking about the frontline workers, the first dose was administered on 1148 and the second dose on 84499. At the same time, 4441298 people of 18 to 44 years were given the first dose and 1067732 people were given the second dose. Talking about the age group of 45 to 59, the first dose was administered to 1086667 and the second dose to 760696 people. Talking about the total figures, 6007654 people have been given the first dose of corona vaccine and 2336159 people have been given the second dose.
India has today administered over 93 lakh doses under its nationwide vaccination drive – highest ever vaccination achieved in a single day since the start of vaccination drive. In another significant achievement, India’s COVID vaccination coverage crossed 62 Crore: Govt of India pic.twitter.com/ESrxSKQJoA
— ANI (@ANI) August 27, 2021
Such are the total figures so far
At the same time, the data of corona vaccination done so far by the government has also been released. According to this, the first dose of vaccine has been given to 10356756 healthcare workers and the second dose to 8320406. At the same time, 18316023 has been given to frontline workers first while 12948955 has been given second dose. Talking about between 18 to 44 years, 237215353 people have been given the first dose and 24560807 the second dose. Talking about the age group of 45 to 59, 127725060 people have been given the first dose of corona vaccine and 52189432 the second dose. In the age group above 60 years, this figure 85535801 people have got the first dose and 43774987 people have got the second dose. If we look at the total figures, 479148993 people have got the first dose of corona vaccine and 141794587 people have got the second dose.