- The central government has given advance payment for 16 million vaccine doses
- The central government made 15.7 crore vaccine free of cost to the states
- This vaccine is for May, June and July
Under the third phase of vaccination, from May 1, people between the ages of 18 and 44 have started applying the vaccine. According to the Health Ministry, this process has started in 12 states. Also, Joint Secretary of Health Ministry Luv Agarwal said that our main focus is still more than 45 years of age. He said
Serum Institute orders next 11 million doses
According to the Health Ministry, the second-order order for the central government vaccine was with 100 million vaccine serums and 2 crore with vaccine Bharat Biotech. Love Aggarwal said that the government has ordered the next 11 crore doses to Serum Institute, giving 100% advance. India Biotech has also ordered 5 crore vaccines, of which 100% advance has been given. These vaccines are for May, June and July. That is, the central government has ordered 16 million vaccines for May, June and July. He told that in the third phase, 18 lakh people have been vaccinated in the age group of 18 years to 44 years.
Recovery rate increased across the country
According to the Health Ministry, there is some shortage in the active case of Corona and in the daily case but it is very early signal. There are 12 states where there are more than 1 lakh active cases and 7 states have between 50 thousand and 1 lakh active cases. There are more than 15% positive in 22 states, ie more than 15% positive are being passed in the test being conducted. Where there are more active cases, more effort is needed. While some cases of corona on a daily basis have come down in some states, cases are still increasing in some states including Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Karnataka, Orissa, Rajasthan, Tripura, West Bengal. . If you look at the figures across the country, the recovery rate has increased.