Over 13k inoculated till date: H&FW

Over 13k inoculated till date: H&FW
DIMAPUR, FEB 15 (NPN) | Publish Date: 2/15/2021 1:13:27 PM IST

1628 frontline workers and 172 healthcare workers were vaccinated across the state by the Covishield Vaccine on Monday. According to state immunization officer (UIP) Dr. Ritu Thurr, 218 health care workers received the second dose and no adverse events have been reported which needed medical intervention. 

Till date, a total of 13,725 doses have been administered successfully administered across 284 sessions, Dr.Thurr said.
Over 85 lakh vaccinated in India: The number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against the coronavirus in the country has surpassed 85 lakh, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday. A total of 85,16,771 beneficiaries have been vaccinated through 1,83,664 sessions, according to a provisional report till Monday 6 pm. 
Those vaccinated include 61,54,894 healthcare workers (HCWs), out of whom 60,57,162 have been administered the first dose and 98,118 given the second dose. Besides, 23,61,491 frontline workers (FLWs) have been inoculated so far. The 2nd dose of COVID-19 vaccination started from Saturday for those beneficiaries who have completed 28 days after receipt of the 1st dose. The vaccination of the FLWs had started from February 2.
Total 35 persons have been hospitalised after being administered a vaccine so far, which account for 0.0004 per cent of the total vaccinations.
Of the 35 cases of hospitalisation, 21 were discharged after treatment, while 11 persons died and three are under treatment. In the last 24 hours, one person suffering from central retinal vein occlusion has been hospitalised due to high BP at Bombay Hospital, Indore, MP. The patient is stable.
Total 28 deaths have been recorded till date. These comprise 0.0003 per cent of the total COVID-19 vaccinations. Of the 28, eleven persons died in the hospital while 17 deaths are recorded outside the hospital.
“No case of serious/severe AEFI/Death is attributable to vaccination, till date,” the ministry said.


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