Coronavirus Essential podcast | India took 34 days to achieve one crore COVID vaccinations, says govt; BMC issues new rules to curb spread in Mumbai
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February 19, 2021 / 07:29 PM IST
On February 19, the health ministry said that India took 34 days to achieve the landmark feat of one crore COVID-19 vaccinations, the second fastest in the world. The US took 31 days, while the UK took 56 days to surpass the one-crore vaccination mark.
Meanwhile, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has issued fresh guidelines in Mumbai amid a rise in cases and in view of a spurt in coronavirus cases. As per the new rules, citizens found flouting rules of home isolation, weddings and public gatherings will be prosecuted.
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