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COVID-19 – No ground for complacency

Higher vaccine availability and a stronger vaccination drive are good things, but the virus is far from being tamed yet

August 31, 2021 / 08:59 AM IST
COVID-19 – No ground for complacency

The government has set a target of vaccinating five lakh people everyday and on Wednesday, a special vaccination drive will be carried out to vaccinate 10 lakh people.

On August 27, India administered more than 1 crore ( or 10 million) vaccine doses in a 24 hour period, creating a record of sorts. The CoWin portal shows that on that day, finally 1,08,99,699 doses were administered. Congratulatory messages flooded social media. But the reality is that it was a Herculean effort that could not be sustained. The very next day, a Saturday, the total doses administered was a still respectable but much lower 77,39,615, while by Sunday,...

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