Corona vaccination: The central government has so far given 39 crore 59 lakh corona vaccine doses to the states and union territories. Out of this, more than 38 crore vaccine doses have been applied. According to the Union Health Ministry, more than 1 crore 51 lakh vaccine doses are left with the states. At the same time, 13.50 crore vaccine doses will be given to the states and union territories in the month of July.
So far, more than 39,59,21,220 doses of vaccine have been given to the states and union territories by the Government of India through free channel and through direct state procurement category. Out of this, a total of 38,07,68,770 doses have been given till 8 am today, which includes medical wastage. At the same time, 1,51,52,450 doses of corona vaccine are available with the states which are to be applied. At the same time 30,250 vaccine doses are in the pipeline.
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has informed by tweeting that in the month of June, 11.46 crore vaccine doses were made available to the state governments and union territories and in the month of July this availability has been increased to 13.50 crores.
In his tweet, the Union Health Minister said, “How many doses of vaccine will be made available in the states in July, the central government had informed the states only on June 19, 2021. After this, on June 27 and July 13, towards the center.” The states were informed about the availability of each day’s vaccine batch wise in advance, batch-wise, for the first and second fortnight of July. Therefore, the states are well aware of when and in what quantity they will get the vaccine doses. The government has done this so that the state governments can do the work of vaccination up to the district level by planning properly and people do not face any problem.
So far more than 38 crore 76 lakh vaccine doses have been given in India. According to the Union Health Ministry, 38,76,97,935 vaccine doses have been given till Friday morning in which 31,13,87,539 people have been given the first dose while 7,63,10,396 people have been given both doses.
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