Over 1.74 crore doses of Covid vaccine administered in the state so far

Over 1.74 crore doses of Covid vaccine administered in the state so far

Raipur: A total of 1, 74, 40, 152 vaccines have been administered so far (till September 21) in the state to protect against coronavirus infection.

Over 1.29 crore people of the state have been given their first dose of vaccine and 45.21 lakh have been given both doses of vaccine.

In the state, 3.10 lakh health workers, 3.18 lakh frontline workers, 56.46 lakh citizens above 45 years and 66.43 lakh citizens in the age group of 18 to 44 years have received their first shot of Covid vaccine.

While, 2.57 lakh health workers, 2.46 lakh frontline workers, 26.05 lakh people above 45 years and 14.11 lakh people in the age group of 18 to 44 have been given both doses of the vaccines.