India COVID Vaccination

India crosses 1 billion Covid vaccine mark, Covishield proves to be lynchpin of drive

Around 75 per cent of India's all eligible adult population has been administered at least the first dose and around 31 per cent has received both the doses of the vaccines.

published on : 21st October 2021

Over 92 crore vaccine doses administered in India so far, says Health Ministry

Over 54 lakh vaccine doses have been administered on Tuesday till 7 pm and the tally is expected to increase with the compilation of final reports by late in the night, Union Health Ministry said.

published on : 5th October 2021

Seventy per cent of India's adult population administered first dose COVID vaccine: Mandaviya

With the administration of 23,46,176 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, the cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered has exceeded 90.79 crore as per provisional reports till 7 am.

published on : 4th October 2021

22,842 new COVID cases in India, active infections in country lowest in 199 days

The death toll climbed to 4,48,817 with 244 fresh fatalities, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated at 8 am.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Over 90 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in India so far: Health Ministry

According to data shared by the ministry, of the total number of doses administered, 65,77,50,687 were first jabs and 24,65,09,123 second ones.

published on : 2nd October 2021

89.67 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in country: Health Ministry

More than 62 lakh vaccine doses were administered till 7 pm on Friday.

published on : 1st October 2021

Nearly 89 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in India: Government

According to the ministry's data, a total of 64,98,28,333 first doses and 23,97,86,150 second doses of the vaccine have been administered across the country.

published on : 30th September 2021

One-fourth of eligible population in India is now fully vaccinated, says Centre

However, the Centre expressed concern over the slow pace of Covid vaccination in 7 states where less than 60% of the population is covered with at least one dose.

published on : 30th September 2021

Over 88 crore Covid vaccine doses administered in India so far: Health Ministry

The daily vaccination tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports for the day by late night, the ministry said.

published on : 29th September 2021

India's COVID vaccination mark nears 88 crore mark: Health Ministry

It said over 49 lakh vaccine doses were administered till 7 pm and the tally is expected to increase with the compilation of the final reports by late in the night.

published on : 28th September 2021

Opposition should introspect over their 'irresponsible' remarks about Covid vaccination drive: JP Nadda

Over 2.5 crore people were vaccinated on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 71st birthday on September 17, setting a world record in vaccination.

published on : 20th September 2021

'Will decide after public health goals are met': India on exporting vaccines

Responding to a question at a press briefing, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said every country works with an aim of keeping its people, economy and social system safe.

published on : 3rd September 2021

UNICEF to provide India with 160 million syringes for vaccination against COVID-19

Under an agreement, UNICEF India will procure re-use prevention (RUP) syringes from manufacturers across the world through a global tendering process.

published on : 26th August 2021

India logs 25,467 new COVID-19 cases, 354 deaths; vaccination tally nears 59 crore mark

The active cases were the lowest in 156 days, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate has increased to 97.68 per cent, the highest since March 2020, the Health Ministry said.

published on : 24th August 2021

Over 58 crore Covid vaccine doses administered, Maharashtra inoculates over 10.96 lakh people in day

The ministry said 20,88,547 beneficiaries in the age group of 18-44 years received the first dose and 7,36,870 were administered the second dose of the vaccine on Saturday.

published on : 21st August 2021
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