Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated the country’s citizens as 75 percent of India’s adult population has been fully vaccinated.
“75 percent of all adults are fully vaccinated. Congratulations to our fellow citizens for this momentous achievement. Proud of all those who make our vaccination campaign a success,” Prime Minister Modi tweeted on Sunday.
75% of all adults are fully vaccinated.
Congratulations to our fellow citizens for this momentous achievement.
Proud of all those who make our vaccination campaign a success. https://t.co/OeCJddtAL8
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 30, 2022
The prime minister’s congratulatory tweet came after Union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya announced on Sunday that more than 75 percent of the country’s adult population has now been fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
“Using the mantra ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Prayas’, India has vaccinated 75 percent of its adult population with both doses of the vaccine. We are getting stronger in the fight against Corona. We must follow all the rules and get the vaccine as soon as possible,” he tweeted. Mandaviya.
The Union Ministry of Health also informed that more than 164.36 crore (1,64,36,66,725) vaccine doses have been provided to states, UTs through the Government of India (Free Channel) and through direct government procurement so far.
More than 12.43 crore (126.96.36.1991) balance and unused COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available from the United States, UTs to be administered.
The national vaccination campaign against COVID-19 started on January 16, 2021.
India’s daily Covid curve showed marginal improvement as the country reported 2.34 lakh cases on Sunday, bringing the total number to 4.10 crore. Active cases now make up 4.59 percent of the total number of infections.