Over 26.69cr COVID jabs provided to States/UT’s: Centre

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New Delhi: States and UTs have been provided over 26.69 crore COVID vaccine doses so far and are likely to get additional 47.4 lakh doses within the next three days, the Union Health Ministry said today.

The central government has provided more than 26.69 crores (26,69,14,930) vaccine doses to States/UTs so far, through the Government of India (free of cost channel) and direct state procurement category, the Ministry said in a statement.

Of this, the total consumption, including wastages is 25,67,21,069 doses (as per data available at 8 AM today).

More than 1.05 crore (1,05,61,861) COVID Vaccine doses are still available with the States/UTs to be administered, the Ministry said.

Furthermore, more than 47,43,580 vaccine doses are in the pipeline and will be received by the States/UTs within the next 3 days, it added.