Coronavirus India News Latest Update Live News: On the occasion of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 71st birthday, the BJP is preparing to set a new vaccination record by administrating the highest number of inoculations in a single day. As of 1:30 PM, over 1 crore people were inoculated across the country.
“Let’s do #VaccineSeva and give him (PM Modi) birthday gift by getting vaccinated those who have not taken the dose so far,” Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said yesterday, urging people to get the shots.
In the last 24 hours, India reported 34,303 new coronavirus cases, as per the latest data released by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The government Thursday said Covid-19 booster dose is not the central theme in scientific as well as public health domain at the moment, while adding that getting the two doses is the topmost priority. Responding to a question at a press briefing, ICMR Director General Balram Bhargava said administering both the shots to all adults is absolutely essential and there should be no breakage in that.