When Will Entire India Be Vaccinated – Free PDF Download

  • Tika Utsav failed to give a boost to India’s vaccination drive ‘Tika Utsav’, or a vaccine festival, between  April 11 and 14  Reasons – Vaccine shortage

Production constraints

  • At present, Serum Institute of India produces 70 million to 100 million doses of Covishield per month
  • Bharat Biotech makes 12 million doses of Covaxin per month. Every week, this gives new stock of only around 25 million
  • Official vaccination data till 17 April showed that 26 crore doses have been registered so far, which is less than 9 per cent of the India’s population
  • India’s slow vaccination rate is among the worst in the world
  • At the top are Israel, the US and Bahrain where 61.73, 38.72 and 34.78 per cent of the population respectively have been administered at least one dose.




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