Visitors crowd at a vaccination centre in Gurugram as they wait to be inoculated for Covid-19 on Monday, August 30, 2021. (PTI Photo)
India achieved a new single-day vaccination milestone on Tuesday with 12.6 million doses administered till 9.45 pm. The country had crossed the 10-million mark for the first time on August 27.
Mauritius vaccinated 60% of its population a month ahead of target and now plans to halve the number of days tourists will need to isolate on the island nation after arrival.
Morocco started administering shots to 12-to-17-year-olds on Tuesday, as the kingdom speeds up one of Africa’s most advanced vaccination campaigns ahead of the start of the new school year, Bloomberg reported.