This was the second time after June 20 when the state has administered vaccine jabs to more than 10 lakh people in a day.
As on July 23, Mumbai had 10,608 active Covid-19 cases while Delhi had only 573 coronavirus patients under treatment in hospitals or under home isolation, which is 178% less.
As on July 20, 2021, a total of 34.83 crore doses have been supplied free of cost by the Government of India to states and UTs, he told the House.
The ministry further said that 37,43,25,560 vaccine doses have been provided to states and UTs so far, through all sources and a further 48,65,110 doses are in the pipeline.
The effective response and diligent services rendered by the healthcare professionals during the pandemic emphasise their vital roles when they were active in the forefront to face the challenges.
All private hospitals have to register on CoWIN as a Private COVID Vaccination Centre to participate in the aggregation mechanism.
The boy tried to get this addressed at all places, from the ward office of Bhopal Municipal Corporation to health department staff, but this is yet to be corrected.
It is, however, yet to be understood exactly when will the messenger RNA-based vaccine be available in India and in what quantity.
The Kolkata Police has so far nabbed six persons in the case, including fake IAS officer Debanjan Deb who masterminded the dubious COVID vaccination camps in the city.
Vaccination for those over 60 years of age and those of 45-plus with co-morbidities started from March 1 at both government and private centres.
More than 1.89 crore unutilised Covid vaccine doses available with states, UTs: Union Health Ministry
The Union government is committed to accelerating the pace and expanding the scope of COVID-19 vaccination throughout the country.
It added that the government has issued an advisory on May 27 for near-to-home vaccination centre services for the elderly and differently-abled persons.
Bharat Biotech's Covaxin is one of the three vaccines which are currently being used in India.
Cumulatively, 28.87 crore vaccine doses have been administered so far under the nationwide inoculation drive.
There have been media reports expressing concern regarding infertility due to COVID-19 vaccination among people of reproductive age, the ministry said in a statement.