COVID-19 Vaccine: 86,55,036 healthcare workers in India fully vaccinated

A total of 1,03,66,108 HCW have been administered the first dose of the vaccine so far under the Nationwide Vaccination Drive programme.


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A total of 86,55,036 healthcare workers (HCW) in India have been fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine, while 1,03,66,108 HCW have received the first dose of the vaccine so far under the Nationwide Vaccination Drive programme of the Central government.

According to the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry, a total of 1,42,56,730 frontline workers (FLW) have been fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine. And 1,83,41,064 total FLW have been administered with the first dose of the vaccine till date.

A cumulative number of 77,24,25,744 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered across the country so far as of Friday 7 am.

Of the total vaccine doses, 31,20,61,294 total doses have been administered to people in the age group of 18-44 years. Of them, 5,05,68,273 have been fully vaccinated.

A total of 6,56,47,680 in 45-59 years group have been fully vaccinated, and a total of 5,06,91,120 people in 60 and above years age group have been fully vaccinated so far, according to the Union Health Ministry.

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First Published:Sept. 17, 2021, 12:07 p.m.

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