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Over 57 crore Covid vaccine doses provided to states, UTs so far: Centre

Over 3.44 crore balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs to be administered, the union health ministry said.

Published: 23rd August 2021 03:00 PM  |   Last Updated: 23rd August 2021 03:00 PM   |  A+A-

A health worker administers a dose of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to a beneficiary at a vaccination centre, in Gurugram

A health worker administers a dose of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine to a beneficiary at a vaccination centre, in Gurugram (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: More than 57.05 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have been provided to state and UTs so far, the Union Health ministry said on Monday.

Another 13,34,620 doses are in the pipeline, the ministry said.

Over 3.44 crore balance and unutilised COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs to be administered, it said.

The ministry said the Union Government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.



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