On the eve of the roll-out, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan reviewed the preparations and visited the dedicated COVID control room set up at the Nirman Bhawan premises of the health ministry.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,01,62,738 pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate to 96.53 per cent.
India's total recoveries stand at 10,146,763, the ministry said, adding that 82.67 per cent of the new recovered cases are observed to be concentrated in 10 states and union territories.
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease has surged to 1,01,46,763, pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate to 96.52 per cent.
Statement comes after Maharashtra minister claims state got less than its required quota
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,01,29,111 pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate to 96.51 per cent.
Vaccinations will begin with healthcare workers followed by frontline workers in the first phase.
Naidu said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has time and again appealed to fellow citizens to travel and explore the country.
The first phase of the COVID-19 vaccination drive in the country is starting from January 16, the Union Health Ministry had said.
The death toll increased to 1,51,327 with 167 daily new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed.
The death toll reached 1,51,160 with 161 more fatalities, the lowest in the last seven-and-half-months, the data updated at 8 am showed.
Experts say such experiment can only be in-vitro neutralisation data
The number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 1,00,37,398, pushing the national recovery rate to 96.39 per cent, while the COVID-19 case fatality rate stood at 1.45 per cent.
The death toll increased to 1,50,336 as 222 people succumbed to the disease in a span of 24 hours, the data updated at 8 am showed.
Each district will identify three types of session sites, similar to the previous dry run conducted on January 2, including a public health facility,