Over 2 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses still available with states & UTs: Health Ministry

New Delhi : More than 2 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses (2,04,96,525) are still available with the states and Union Territories (UTs) to be administered, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said here on Monday.

Furthermore, nearly 3 lakh (2,94,660) vaccine doses are in the pipeline and will be received by the states and UTs within the next three days, the Ministry said in a statement.

The Centre has so far provided more than 20 crore vaccine doses (20,76,10,230) to states and UTs, free of cost.

Of this, the total consumption, calculated based on average up to May 16, including wastages is 18,71,13,705 doses (as per data available at 0800 hrs today).