India took just 95 days to manage 13 crore doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, the speediest country to accomplish this, the Union Health Ministry said on Wednesday.
The US took 101 days to manage 13 crore doses of this COVID-19 vaccine, while China took 109 times to cross the exact same number, it stated.
The accumulative amount of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has attained 13,01,19,310 using 29,90,197 vaccine dosages being given in a period of 24 hours, based on information upgraded at 7 am.
The national vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 with health care workers (HCWs) getting inoculated and vaccination of frontline employees (FLWs) beginning from February 2.
The following stage of COVID-19 Legislation began on March 1 for people over 60 decades old and for individuals aged 45 and over with given comorbid conditions.
India started vaccination for many people aged over 45 from April 1.
The government on Monday decided to enlarge its own vaccination drive by enabling everybody over 18 years qualified to be vaccinated by May 1.