9 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses received, to be used for 45+ age group: Rajesh Tope
State Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Tuesday said the Maharashtra government has received 9 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses, which will be utilised for the 45 years and above age group.
He admitted that for the 45 years and above age group, there were barely 25,000-30,000 vaccine doses left across the state. 'We had to shut various sessions for vaccination. However, now we have got 9 lakh doses and these will be utilised for this age group. The doses will be accordingly distributed to each district,' he said.