New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur district achieved the target of fully vaccinating 100% of its eligible population.
“Kinnaur is the first district across the country to achieve this feat. We’ve achieved our target of vaccinating all the eligible population,” said Kinnaur DC Abid Hussain Sadiq on Thursday.
Himachal Pradesh so far has administered over 8 million doses. As per the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, 86,66,710 doses have been given out of which 19,933 doses were given in the last 24 hours.
Covid-19 cases in Himachal Pradesh stood at 2,20,931 infection on Thursday, Out of which 1,382 cases are Active infections, which translates into 0.63 per cent of the total infections in the state.
The recovery rate in Himachal is at 97.69 per cent while the mortality rate is 1.68 per cent, as against national ratio of 1.33 per cent.