A new phase of the Covid-19 vaccination drive has come into effect after the new guidelines issued by the government of India. A record number of 80 lakh+ doses were given yesterday, on the first day of the inoculation drive.
The earlier record of the highest number of doses given on one day was made on April 1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced this new phase of the vaccination drive on 7 June, while addressing the nation. Days after, the Supreme court’s criticism on the vaccination policy of centre.