Record single day vaccination raises hopes of beating COVID-19
The record vaccination achieved on Monday must be made into a daily routine to tackle the threats arising out of new mutations
June 23, 2021 / 09:16 AM IST
A female ASHA (accredited social health activist) volunteer carrying portable vaccine case (Source: ShutterStock)
As India sets a global record by administering 8.2 million vaccination shots (the population of Israel and twice the population of New Zealand) in a single day on Monday, how is it placed in vaccinating as quickly as possible a large majority of its population? This is considered the foremost weapon to fight the COVID-19 virus and take the economy forward again.
The economy had set off on a slow recovery in the latter part of last year as the...