Greater than 54 lakh individuals have been vaccinated towards COVID-19 within the nation, the Union Well being Ministry stated on Saturday.
Of the 54,16,849 beneficiaries inoculated, the very best variety of individuals had been vaccinated in Uttar Pradesh at 6,73,542, adopted by Maharashtra at 4,34,943, Rajasthan at 4,14,422 and Karnataka at 3,60,592.
In a press release, the well being ministry stated India is the quickest nation to succeed in the 50 lakh-mark in COVID-19 vaccination in 21 days.
“Within the final 24 hours, 4,57,404 individuals had been vaccinated throughout 10,502 periods. A complete of 1,06,303 periods have been carried out to date. It contains 3,01,537 healthcare staff and 1,55,867 frontline staff,” the ministry stated.
It stated a complete of 20 crore (20,06,72,589) tests have been carried out until now.
About 83.3 per cent of the brand new instances are noticed to be concentrated in six states/union territories of Maharashtra, Kerala, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Chhattisgarh and Karnataka.
The whole quantity COVID-19 instances mounted to 1,08,14,304 and the loss of life toll climbed to 1,54,918. A complete of 95 fatalities had been reported in a span of 24 hours within the nation, knowledge up to date at 8 am confirmed.
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