The beneficiaries of the COVID–19 vaccinations 79,67,647 as on February 13. 17 States/UTs which have not reported any new deaths in the last 24 hours are Telangana, Odisha, Jharkhand, Puducherry, Chandigarh, Nagaland, Assam, Manipur, Sikkim, Meghalaya, Ladakh (UT), Mizoram, A&N Islands, Tripura, Lakshadweep, Arunachal Pradesh and D&D & D&N.
In spite of hesitancy among people to take the jab, officials say that the vaccination programme is receiving a good response and as days pass, people would become confident and take the vaccination.
The number of beneficiaries being vaccinated every day has shown a consistent enhancement. On Day 28 (12th Feb 2021) of the vaccination drive, 4,62,637 beneficiaries (HCWs- 94,160 and FLWs- 3,68,477) were vaccinated across 10,411 sessions.
There are eight states which account for 60 per cent of the total beneficiaries vaccinated. In each of these states, more than 4 lakh beneficiaries have taken vaccination. Uttar Pradesh accounts for 10.8 per cent (8,58,602 beneficiaries) of the total beneficiaries in India.
The distribution of daily deaths is gradually reducing among States/UTs in the last 24 hours also reflects a significant decline with 17 States/UTs not reporting any new COVID–19 deaths while 13 States/UTs have reported between 1-5 new deaths.
Kerala has reported the maximum number of single day recoveries with 5,332 newly recovered cases. 2,422 people recovered in Maharashtra in the past 24 hours followed by 486 in Tamil Nadu.