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India administers 1.5 billion Covid vaccine jabs in 'historical' feat

Dais Editorials | 08/01/2022 08:53 AM | Click to read full article

India on Friday achieved the "historical" milestone in its vaccination programme against Covid-19 as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in the country surpassed the 1.5 billion mark on Friday.

Union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya termed it a "historic achievement" under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.