AP: Huge response to special vaccine drive
The special vaccination drive program launched on a daily basis across the state has received full support from the people.
The campaign aims to vaccinate mothers over the age of 45 as well as those with children under the age of five. The state government has already achieved the feat of administering over 6 lakh doses in a single day. Health Secretary Anil Kumar Singhal said 1,22,83479 people had been vaccinated across the state.
Of them, 26,41,000 were given two doses and 71 lakh were given one dose. For the month of June, 2,66,000 people are expected to receive Covaxin and 2,10,000 Covishield second dose. The first dose was given to 5,29,000 mothers with children under five.