Over 3 Crores Teens Fully Immunized Against COVID: Report
Sources revealed to more than three teenagers aged 15 to 18, India received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.
India has administered the first 5,52,63,296 doses of the vaccine and 3,01,57,910 doses of the second vaccine to people aged between 15 and 18 as of Saturday morning.
‘Furthermore, daily COVID volumes continue to decline as India on Saturday reported 5,921 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours with 289 deaths, bringing the death toll to 5,14,878, the public health ministry said. union said.’
“What a great feat our young warriors have done! More than 3 young men aged 15-18 are now fully vaccinated against Covid-19. Young people of India are taking the big shot. world to new heights,” the Union Health Ministry said in a tweet on Saturday.
The country has also made more than 2 doses of the crore preventative for eligible beneficiaries. In addition, more than 97% of the adult population of India has also received the first dose of vaccine against Covid-19.
Meanwhile, India’s Covid-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 178.55 crore on Saturday with the administration of more than 24.62 lakh doses in the last 24 hours. This was achieved through 2,06,52,074 sessions.