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Covid-19 vaccination: India administered over 13 lakh doses on June 23

BL Mumbai Bureau | | Updated on: Jun 24, 2022
A health worker collects a swab sample of a woman for Covid-19 test, at District hospital, in Noida. (PTI/File photo)

A health worker collects a swab sample of a woman for Covid-19 test, at District hospital, in Noida. (PTI/File photo)

Uttar Pradesh has administered the highest number of total doses among the States with 33.83 crore doses

India vaccinated over 13 lakh people against Covid-19 on Thursday, June 23, according to the official data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

As per the data, as of 7 am, June 24, India had administered 13,71,107 total doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in the last 24 hours. This included 40,760 first doses and 4.98 lakh second doses administered to the beneficiaries aged 18+ years.

32,431 first doses and 99,453 second doses were administered to beneficiaries aged 15-18 years. 96,300 first doses and 2.27 lakh second doses were administered to the 12-14 years cohort.

1.08 lakh precautionary doses were administered to beneficiaries aged 18-59 years in the last 24 hours while 2.69 lakh precautionary doses were administered to beneficiaries aged above 60 years, healthcare workers (HCW) and frontline workers (FLW).

India has administered 1,96,77,33,217 total doses of the Covid-19 vaccine overall. 

This includes 91.75 crore total first doses and 84.06 crore total second doses that were administered to the 18+ population. 6.02 crore total first doses and 4.81 crore total second doses were administered to beneficiaries aged 15-18 years.

3.61 crore first doses and about 2.20 crore second doses were administered to the beneficiaries aged 12-14 years while nearly 45.36 lakh precautionary doses were administered to beneficiaries aged 18-59 years and 3.86 crore precautionary doses were administered to beneficiaries aged above 60 years, HCW and FLW overall.

Uttar Pradesh has administered the highest number of total doses among the States with 33.83 crore doses. It is followed by Maharashtra with 16.88 crore doses administered so far and West Bengal with 14.14 crore doses. 

Covid-19 cases

India’s active Covid-19 caseload stands at 88,284. 17,336 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours. 13,029 recoveries were recorded in the last 24 hours with total recoveries at 4.27 crore. 13 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 5,24,954.

Published on June 24, 2022
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