Bhubaneswar:20/6/21:Odisha is all set to cross the milestone of 1 crore covid-19 vaccination. Till date, it has already administered about 96.77 lakh vaccine doses. AIR correspondent reports that, with about one crore people already given the vaccine jabs, the state looks forward to vaccinating the rest in a couple of months. During the last 18 days alone, the state has administered about 18 lakh doses of Covishield and Covaxin.
While the state has a built-up capacity of vaccinating more than 2 lakh beneficiaries per day, the state government expects a significant rise in daily vaccination in the coming days with increased availability of vaccines from the Centre.
Meanwhile, the state continues to report covid-19 fresh cases in the range of 3 to 4 thousand every day, even as its covid-19 active caseload has climbed down to about forty thousand.