New Delhi: A landmark milestone was achieved as India`s COVID-19 vaccination protection crossed 75 crore on Monday, mentioned the Union Well being Ministry. A complete of 75,10,41,391 vaccine doses have been administered to the eligible beneficiaries up to now, out of which 67,04,768 vaccine doses had been administered until 5:30 pm in the present day.
“The each day vaccination tally is anticipated to extend with the compilation of the ultimate stories for the day by late tonight. The nation has additionally turn out to be dwelling to greater than 99 per cent healthcare staff (HCWs) and frontline staff (FLWs) vaccinated with one shot of COVID vaccine,” mentioned the Ministry in an official assertion.
Union Well being Minister Mansukh Mandaviya lauded the achievement and mentioned, ” Congratulations India! With Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s mantra of Sabka Saath, Sabka Prayas, the world`s largest vaccination marketing campaign is constantly creating new dimensions. #AazadiKaAmritMahotsav, that’s within the seventy fifth 12 months of independence, the nation has crossed the determine of 75 crore vaccinations.”
Congratulations India! — Mansukh Mandaviya (@mansukhmandviya) September 13, 2021
Workplace of Mansukh Mandaviya tweeted, “Tricolour is hovering excessive in all points! Congratulations to all countrymen, as India administers 75 crore #COVID19 vaccine doses, in our seventy fifth 12 months of independence.”
WHO South-East Asia (SEARO) additionally congratulated India for accelerating COVID-19 vaccination and attaining 75 crore mark.
“WHO congratulates India for scaling up COVID-19 vaccination at an unprecedented tempo. Whereas it took 85 days to manage the primary 100 million doses, India reached 750 million doses from 650 million in simply 13 days,” Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director of WHO South-East Asia was quoted as saying in a tweet by WHO South-East Asia.
.@WHO congratulates #India for accelerating #COVID19 vaccination @MoHFW_INDIA @mansukhmandviya @PIB_India @ANI pic.twitter.com/ytmPgyyi0p
— WHO South-East Asia (@WHOSEARO) September 13, 2021
The cumulative first doses administered thus far quantities to 56,95,77,696, whereas 18,14,63,695 had been administered because the second dose.
In the meantime, as per the federal government`s information, India reported 27,254 new infections within the final 24 hours, taking the general tally to three,32,64,175. The nation`s energetic caseload now stands at 3,74,269, which accounts for 1.13 per cent of complete instances.
The weekly positivity charge within the nation is at 2.11 per cent. It has been lower than 3 per cent for the final 80 days. The each day positivity charge stands at 2.26 per cent presently and the nationwide restoration charge is at 97.54 per cent.