Till Monday, 1,18,35,601 or 51% of the beneficiaries took the first vaccine dose and 25,19,613 or 11% of the beneficiaries took the second dose.
'Opt for institutional quarantine': Assam to Covid positive parents as 34,000 kids infected in 3 months
During the ongoing Community Surveillance Programme, many children staying with Covid-infected parents, who had opted for home isolation, subsequently tested positive.
The order came two days after the state administration said that it is mandatory for all workers of government and private enterprises, who have taken both doses of the vaccine, to attend office.
The Centre will provide Assam with more vaccines if the target is achieved till June 30, CM Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
The pace of immunisation for people in the 18-44 years age bracket will be slow till the first week of the next month, the chief minister said.