The festival will also be a limited capacity event and new entry and exit protocols will be put into place to ensure safe passage of attendees in and around the venue, the organisers said.
Reacting to Sanjay Raut's comment, Maharashtra BJP spokesmanon Keshav Upadhye said 'when the figures are clearly seen, Raut's remark is nothing but laughable.'
Districts have been advised to form special vax teams and send them to villages for vaccination.
In a recent door-to-door fever surveillance survey, the corporation got to know that there are about 1.48 lakh beneficiaries who have not been vaccinated so far.
In comparison to that, the first set of one crore doses took 150+ days for vaccine and the second set of one crore doses took 79 days.
Children may become the main source of continuing endemic transmission of Covid. To minimise transmission and mutation risks, inoculating them becomes a public health imperative
Since the free immunization program began in December 2020, only about a third of the country's 146 million people have gotten fully vaccinated.
The PM said that 100 crore vaccinations are not just a number but the beginning of a new chapter in the history of the country.
Health officials said that it could have happened due to some human error.
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The PM's address comes a day after the cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses crossed the landmark figure of 100 crore in India.
BBMP special commissioner, Health, Thrilok Chandra said "Special Vaccine (lasika) Mela" has been organized and people who have not been vaccinated will be identified and vaccinated.
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Nair added that in some cases, second doses were administered, while in others first doses were given to beneficiaries.
This will be a tribute to health professionals, frontline workers, scientists, vaccine manufacturers and the citizens of the country who bravely fought the pandemic, officials said.
The prime minister hailed the vaccination milestone as a triumph of Indian science, enterprise and collective spirit of 130 crore Indians.