"We had demanded 15 lakh vaccine doses in meeting with Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan but received only 4 lakh doses on April 11, which is sufficient for vaccination till April 15," Sidhu said.
China has so far granted emergency nod for five vaccines but none of them have been approved by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Large crowds of shoppers were seen at most malls without wearing face masks or maintaining social distancing as is required by the health guidelines.
The rapid rollout of the vaccine puts the tiny nation just behind Seychelles, which has given jabs to 66 per cent of its population of nearly 100,000 people.
NOCC decided to extend the existing non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) such as markets closure and restrictions on transport till Monday
Singh said he had written to the Prime Minister and the Union health minister to share the supply schedule with states based on their confirmed orders.
The authorities of both the NCR districts expressed confidence that fresh supply would reach within the next two days.
Its rapid rollout puts Bhutan far ahead of other leading nations in reaching the 60-percent mark, including the Seychelles, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.
During the last four–five days, around 40 doctors, including the medical superintendent of King Georges' Medical University, Dr Himanshu, have tested positive for COVID-19.
The Delhi government on Tuesday imposed a night curfew in the national capital from 10 pm to 5 am till April 30 in view of rising COVID-19 cases.
Employees above the age of 45 will be eligible for vaccination and states have been asked to prepare for its implementation.
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In a video conference, the Prime Minister agreed to the demand of Thackeray to vaccinate everyone below the age of 45 years.
Vaccination drive likely to be affected, if supplies do not reach here immediately
All the facilities will ensure the deployment of adequate manpower at these sites to ensure their smooth functioning, authorities said.
Patients from various parts of the state who are planning to undergo surgeries and also those who have completed their procedures have ended up with post-Covid complications.