Haryana launches three-day vaccination campaign, delivers maximum doses in September

The Haryana government on Thursday launched a three-day vaccination campaign against Covid-19, setting a daily goal of 3 lakh doses. On the first day of the journey, 231,810 doses were administered on September 30, bringing the total number of vaccine doses administered in September to 65.53 lakh, the highest in a month so far in Haryana.

“An all-time high of 65.53 lakh doses was administered from September 1 to September 30, which is significantly higher than in previous months. In June a total of 28.74 lakh doses were administered, 29.58 lakh doses in July and in August 45.56 lakh doses were administered, ”a government spokesperson said on Friday. State.

Until September 29, the state administered more than 2.29 crore in doses – 1,65 99,538 (81%) first dose and 63 19,693 (31%) second dose.

“COVID-19 vaccination centers close to home have been set up to cover the elderly and people with disabilities. Among the various measures taken by the Department of Health, inmates, orphanages, retirement homes, etc. were treated as a priority. Haryana vaccinated pregnant and nursing mothers in accordance with Indian government guidelines, ”the spokesperson said.

“On top of that, the Haryana government has made a key decision to cover all of its employees by establishing COVID Workplace Vaccination Centers (CVCs) in every department at state and district level, to minimize the risk of the spread of Covid-19 among people working in the office. , added the spokesperson.