Over 40.31 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses have thus far been offered to states and Union Territories within the nation and greater than 1.92 crore steadiness and unutilised jabs are nonetheless out there with them and personal hospitals, the well being ministry stated right now.
In a press release, the ministry stated 83,85,790 extra doses are on their manner.
More than 40.31 crore (40,31,74,380) vaccine doses have been offered to states/Union Territories (UTs) thus far via all sources, and an extra 83,85,790 doses are on their manner. Of this, the full consumption, together with wastages, is 38,39,02,614 doses (in accordance with knowledge out there at 8 am Thursday), the ministry stated.
More than 1.92 crore (1,92,71,766) steadiness and unutilised Covid vaccine doses are nonetheless out there with the states/UTs and personal hospitals to be administered, it stated.
The new part of universalisation of COVID-19 vaccination program commenced from June 21.
Under the nationwide vaccination drive, the Government of India has been supporting the states/UTs by offering them the vaccines.
In the brand new part of the universalisation of the COVID-19 vaccination drive, the Union authorities will procure and provide (freed from price) 75 per cent of the vaccines being produced by vaccine producers within the nation, to the states/UTs.
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