Of these, greater than 27.86 lakh vaccine doses have been administered on Friday, based on a provisional report.
The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the nation has crossed 37 crore, the Union Health Ministry stated on Friday.
Of these, greater than 27.86 lakh vaccine doses have been administered on Friday, based on a provisional report at 7 pm.
The Ministry stated 13,28,636 vaccine doses have been administered as first dose and 1,24,570 as second dose in the age group of 18-44 years on Friday.
Cumulatively, 10,98,62,585 individuals in the 18-44 age group have obtained their first dose and 35,08,932 their second dose because the begin of phase-3 of the vaccination drive.
Eight states — (*37*) Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Bihar, Gujarat, Karnataka and Maharashtra — have administered the primary dose of COVID-19 vaccine to greater than 50 lakh individuals in the 18-44 age group.
Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Jharkhand, Kerala, Telangana, Himachal Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab, Uttarakhand and West Bengal have vaccinated greater than 10 lakh beneficiaries of the age group 18-44 years for the primary dose, the ministry stated.