Three Lakh Children vaccinated within first 24 hours of expanded drive

India has started the vaccination for children above 12 years with Hyderabad-based Biological E's Corbevax Covid-19 vaccine.

Three Lakh Children vaccinated within first 24 hours of expanded drive
COVID-19 Vaccination for 12-14 yrs. age group started in New Delhi on Wednesday, March 16, 2022. Photographs and Video: Rajeev Bhatt

India expanding its COVID-19 vaccination drive and started the vaccination of children between the ages of 12-14 since yesterday.

Children between the ages of 12-14 standing in a queue to get their first vaccine shots in New Delhi on Wednesday. March 16, 2022.

According to Government data, on the first day of the expanded immunization program, more than 2.6 lakh adolescents have been administered with the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

COVID-19 Vaccination for 12-14 yrs. age group started in New Delhi on Wednesday. March 16, 2022.