As per the provisional report issued by the Ministry, until Day-42 of the vaccination drive, the 1.34 crore vaccination doses have been registered via 2,78,915 periods. This consists of the primary dose for 66.21 lakh healthcare staff, second dose for 20.32 lakh healthcare staff and the primary dose for 48.18 lakh frontline staff.
The second dose of Covid-19 vaccination began on February 13, for these beneficiaries who’ve accomplished 28 days after receipt of the primary dose and vaccination of the frontline staff began on February 2.
9 states and Union Territories together with Arunachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Delhi, Telangana, Ladakh, Chandigarh, Nagaland, Punjab, and Puducherry have vaccinated lower than 60 per cent of the registered healthcare staff.
Whereas 13 states — Chandigarh, Nagaland,