New Delhi: The Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (MoHFW) on Sunday (January 24, 2021) informed that more than 16 lakh healthcare workers across India have been administered the COVID-19 vaccines.
According to the official figures, 31,466 beneficiaries were vaccinated till 7:30 pm in five states on the 9th day of the world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination drive. Till 6:30 PM on Sunday, 693 sessions have been held, the statement read further.
“31,466 beneficiaries were vaccinated till 7.30 pm today in these States viz. Haryana (907), Karnataka (2,472), Punjab (1,007), Rajasthan (24,586) and Tamil Nadu (2,494),” said the official statement.
The cumulative number of healthcare workers vaccinated against COVID-19 has crossed 16 lakh (16,13,667) through 28,613 sessions, as per the provisional report.
Cumulative number of Vaccinated Healthcare Workers across the country more than 16 lakh.
— Ministry of Health (@MoHFW_INDIA) January 24, 2021
On the other hand, 10 AEFIs were also reported on Sunday.