Uncategorized

COVID-19 vaccination coverage to health care and frontline workers crosses 88.5 lakh doses

Representational

The COVID-19 vaccination coverage to health care and frontline workers has crossed 88.5 lakh doses today. In all, 88,57,341 vaccine doses were administered through 1,90,665 sessions till 6 p.m. today. This includes 61,29,745 health care workers who have taken the first dose and 2,16,339 health care workers who have taken the second dose, along with 25,11,257 frontline workers.
 
The vaccine coverage today is 1,34,691. Out of which, 78,643 beneficiaries were vaccinated for the first dose and 56,048 health care workers received the second dose of vaccine.
 
Nine adverse events following immunization, AEFIs have been reported related to first dose vaccination and one AEFI has been related to second dose of vaccination.

 

Support Ethical Journalism. Support The Dispatch

The Dispatch is a sincere effort in ethical journalism. Truth, Accuracy, Independence, Fairness, Impartiality, Humanity and Accountability are key elements of our editorial policy. But we are still not able to generate great stories, because we don’t have adequate resources. As more and more media falls into corporate and political control, informed citizens across the world are funding independent journalism initiatives. Here is your chance to support your local media startup and help independent journalism survive. Click the link below to make a payment of your choice and be a stakeholder in public spirited journalism


 

The Dispatch is present across a number of social media platforms. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for exciting videos; join us on Facebook, Intagram and Twitter for quick updates and discussions. We are also available on the Telegram. Follow us on Pinterest for thousands of pictures and graphics. We care to respond to text messages on WhatsApp at 8082480136 [No calls accepted]. To contribute an article or pitch a story idea, write to us at [email protected] |Click to know more about The Dispatch, our standards and policies