COVID vaccination: Andhra Pradesh sets a new record

Thursday, April 15th, 2021, 01:01:18 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh has set a new record in regard to the ongoing Covid vaccination drive across the country.

As per reports, a total of 6.40 lakh people were vaccinated in Andhra Pradesh yesterday and this is the highest ever tally recorded by any state in a single day.

The state government has been proactive in the vaccination drive and of the centre allots enough vaccine doses in the near future, around 1.5 crore people will be vaccinated in a month or so, say reports.

The government has already requested the centre to ship more doses of Covid vaccine and their response is awaited.

Eligible candidates aged 45 or over can get vaccinated at nearby medical centre set up by the government of Andhra Pradesh.

Andhra Pradesh is setting an example for other states when it comes to Covid vaccination.