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100-Crore Vaccine Milestone Reached: UP on Top ​Overall, Maharashtra Leads in Second Doses Delivered

Uttar Pradesh has administered probably the most variety of Covid vaccine pictures amongst all states and union territories within the nation however Maharashtra tops the chart by way of absolutely inoculated inhabitants, union well being ministry information confirmed on Thursday at the same time as India crossed the milestone of 100 crore doses delivered.

The nation’s most populous state UP has to this point administered 12.21 crore vaccine pictures. Of these, solely 2.78 crore are second doses whereas 9.43 crore are first.

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Maharashtra, standing second by way of inhabitants, has delivered 9.32 crore vaccine doses. The state has administered 2.88 crore second doses and 6.43 crore first ones, the union well being ministry information as much as Thursday morning exhibits.

As the vaccination drive throughout the nation picked up tempo previously few weeks, West Bengal changed Gujarat on the third place by way of general doses. Bengal has administered 6.85 crore pictures, together with 1.87 crore second doses.

For a really lengthy interval, Gujarat was on the third spot by way of general doses. While it has misplaced that place, it’s nonetheless on the third place throughout the nation by way of second doses administered. Of the entire 6.76 crore pictures, Gujarat has administered 2.35 crore second doses.

On Thursday, the cumulative Covid-19 vaccine doses administered within the nation surpassed the 100-crore milestone. Uttar Pradesh has the very best, 12.21 per cent, contribution within the drive, adopted by Maharashtra (9.32 per cent) and West Bengal (6.85 per cent).

Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh are additionally within the high ten states by way of general doses administered.

In phrases of second doses administered, Karnataka is on the fourth place with 2.05 crore. Only 4 states — Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat and Karnataka — have administered second doses to greater than two crore individuals.

At least eight states have administered second doses to a couple of crore individuals, together with Kerala (1.24 crore) and Odisha (1.02 crore).

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So far, the Centre has equipped greater than 103.5 crore vaccine doses to the states and union territories. As of date, greater than 10.85 crore stability and unutilised vaccine pictures can be found with the states/UTs, as per the well being ministry.

India’s vaccination drive in opposition to the novel coronavirus started on January 16. In the following 278 days, the nation accomplished the duty of administering 100 crore doses. About 30 per cent of the eligible inhabitants is absolutely vaccinated now.

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