India’s COVID-19 vaccination coverage underneath the mass vaccination travel crossed the landmark of 75 crore doses on Monday (September 13). Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya took to Twitter to announce the news.
Lauding the complete country for the accomplishment, Mandaviya tweeted, “With PM Narendra Modi’s mantra of ‘Sabka Saath – Sabka Prayas’, the world’s largest vaccination travel is acquiring new heights. India has crossed the landmark of 75 crore vaccinations as India entered into the 75th yr of Independence. #AzadiKaAmritMahotsav.”
The everyday vaccination tally is envisioned to enhance with the compilation of the closing reviews for the working day by late on Monday evening. More than 67 lakh (67,04,768) vaccine doses ended up administered until 5:30 pm on Monday.
In a assertion, the Wellness Ministry explained, “The state has also come to be residence to more than 99 for every cent health care workers and frontline personnel vaccinated with 1 shot of Covid vaccine.”
The World Health Group Regional Business for South-East Asia (SEARO) has also congratulated India for attaining the 75 crore vaccination mark. Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director, WHO South-East Asia, stated, “WHO congratulates India for scaling up Covid-19 vaccination at an unparalleled speed. When it took 85 days to administer the initial 100 million doses, India attained 750 million doses from 650 million in just 13 times.”
Meanwhile, India logged 27,254 new Covid conditions in the last 24 several hours. The nation also described 219 Covid fatalities in the exact same time span. The country presently has virtually 3.75 lakh active conditions.