Centre says over 10 mn Covid-19
vaccine doses still available with
More than 1 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available
with states and UTs and they will receive over20 lakh more doses
within the next 3 days, the Union Health Ministry said on
On media reports quoting some Maharashtra State Government
officials that vaccines in the state are "finished" and adversely
impacting the vaccination drive, the ministry said a balance of
7,49,960 vaccine doses is still available with the state for
administration to eligible population groups.
"It is clarified that the total COVID vaccine doses received by
Maharashtra as on April 29 (at 8 am) are 1,63,62,470.
"Of this, the total consumption including wastage (0.22 per cent)
was 1,56,12,510. Balance of 7,49,960 vaccine doses is still
available with the state for administration to the eligible
population groups," the ministry said. Read More