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New Delhi9 hours ago
Vaccination against Corona in India has regained momentum after partial rest on Mahashivratri. On Mahashivaratri, 5 lakh doses were given, while on the next day, on Friday, four times more than 20 lakh doses were given. In this, more than 11 lakh doses were given to senior citizens. After Rajasthan, Maharashtra too has crossed the 25 lakh dose mark.
According to the Health Ministry data as of 13 March till 8 am, 2.82 crore doses of vaccine have been given in the country so far. Of these, 2.30 crore first doses and 51.43 lakh second doses have been given. This simply means that 51 lakh people have been fully vaccinated.
The vaccination campaign in India started on 16 January. Healthcare workers were first vaccinated. As of 8 pm on March 12, 72.84 lakh first dose and 41.76 lakh second dose have been given to healthcare workers. Then from February 2, the frontline workers started getting vaccinated. As of the night of March 12, 72.15 lakh first and 9.28 lakh second doses have been given to them.
From March 1, the government included senior citizens and people aged 45-59 who are suffering from serious illnesses in the vaccination. Also, private hospitals were also authorized to be vaccinated. Since then, the figures are gaining momentum. As of Friday night, 71.70 lakh senior citizens and 12.30 lakh high-risk 45-59-year-olds have been given the first dose.
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Fastest vaccination in India after America
Many countries all over the world started vaccination before India, even after this, more vaccine doses have been given to us. 9.82 crore doses have been given in the US. At the same time, India is at number two after this with 28 million doses. According to ourworldindata, more than 2 million doses are being given daily in the US, whereas in India, the number of doses given in 24 hours has crossed 20 lakh only in the last week. In China too, 50 million doses are being claimed, this has not been confirmed at any stage. At the same time, 25 million doses have been given in the UK so far.