Two days ahead the third phase of vaccination drive Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday there is still a scarcity of Covid vaccines which is causing the delay in vaccination of those between 18-44 starting on Saturday.
“We don’t have vaccines as of now. We have made requests to the company regarding vaccines, we will tell you when it comes,” said the health minister.
After reviewing cumulative Covid-19 cases the Delhi government said the city has reported total 44,350 fresh cases with 761 deaths on Thursday morning.
In its official data the total figures showed for the national capital stood at 10,98,051 cases and fatalities at 15,377.
The city’s cumulative positivity rate has also increased from 6.20% to 6.46%.