India becomes the fastest country to exceed 16 Crore cumulative vaccinations as the Nationwide Vaccination Drive expands

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India achieves a landmark of 16 crore vaccination in a span of 109 days, leaving US (111 days) and China (116 days) behind.

16,04,94,188 vaccine doses have been administered through 23,66,349 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am today.

6,71,285 beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years received their first dose of COVID vaccine across 12 States. These states are Chhattisgarh (1,026), Delhi (82,000), Gujarat (1,61,625), Jammu and Kashmir (10,885), Haryana (99,680), Karnataka (3,840), Maharashtra (1,11,621), Odisha (13,768), Punjab (908), Rajasthan (1,30,071), Tamil Nadu (4,577) and UP (51,284).

More than 14 lakh vaccination doses were administered in the last 24 hours.

As on Day-109 of the vaccination drive (4th May, 2021), 14,84,989 vaccine doses were given.

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