“Young India is taking the world’s largest vaccinations to new heights. More than 80% of young people between the ages of 15 and 18 receive the first COVID-19 vaccine,” said Union Health Minister. I am. Mansukh Mandaviya I said in a tweet.
So far, the first dose of the vaccine has been 5,92,60,091 and the second dose has been 4,50,76,824 in the age group of 15-18 years.
In another tweet, Mandaviya said that more than 70% of teens aged 12-14 years also receive the first dose of the vaccine.
“Another feather in the world’s largest and most successful vaccination drive cap! Over 70% of adolescents aged 12-14 years received the first dose of the COVID19 vaccine.”
The Ministry of Public Health The report also states that a total of 3,31,52,453 first doses and 1,47,75,851 second doses have been given so far in the age group from 12 to 14 years. increase.
According to the ministry, a total of 3,34,22,866 prophylactic doses are currently being administered among eligible beneficiaries.