Opening Asia for Russia

Over 850 million coronavirus shots have been made in India so far

26.09.2021 103 просмотров

The total number of vaccinations against coronavirus infection made in India exceeded 850 million on Sunday, more than 6.8 million vaccinations were made in the country over the past day. This is reported by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in a press release published on the website of the press service of the Government of India.


"With 6,842,786 doses of vaccine administered in the last 24 hours, COVID-19 vaccination coverage in India passed the 850 million milestone to 856,081,527 doses, according to preliminary reports as of 7:00 am today (04:30 GMT)," reads the statement. document. This number may increase slightly as information from remote areas becomes available.

According to the agency, more than 225.2 million people received both doses of the drug from this amount and are considered fully vaccinated. Thus, Indian doctors managed to vaccinate about 70% of the adult population with at least one dose, more than 30% of adults are fully vaccinated. According to government plans, all Indian adults should be vaccinated before the end of this year. The population of the country is about 1.3 billion people.

According to the Ministry of Health of India, over the past day, the number of people infected with coronavirus in the country amounted to 28,326, the total number of infected reached 33,652,745. 446,918 people died from complications of the infection.< br>

Новости партнёров