Stating the second dose will be administered later, he requested the people above 45 years to take the jab as the first dose vaccine will not be given at secretariats.
Of 1,500 sites, vaccination conducted at 446 centres on Sunday
The number of “available” vaccines includes the balance number of vaccines, which are left with the State government, and the vaccines that are in the pipeline to be provided to the states.
Earlier, experts had urged the state government to make provisions for home vaccination.
Police say hard to implement; politicians, traders call the restriction stupid and crippling.
The ministry said that vaccination services should be provided in a separate building/block in these hospitals that are distinctly separated from COVID centres.
Cumulatively, 12,26,22,590 vaccine doses have been administered through 18,15,325 sessions, as per the provisional report till 7 am.
The State had been anticipating a consignment of 2.7 lakh doses on Saturday morning.
Mariapuram village in Warangal has a population of 800, and all eligible persons are now waiting to receive the second dose of vax
Urging Modi to supply vaccine stocks, he regretted that vaccination drive had to be stopped.
Meanwhile, state health officials note that the State has received 32 lakh doses until now and is due to receive 2.7 lakh doses on Saturday.
The government is looking to ensure that at least 2 crore Covaxin doses per month are available by May-June and 6-7 crore doses of Covaxin are produced per month by July-August
An official, however, stated that there was no plan to impose night curfew or lockdown in the State.
AAEU General Secretary Balraj Singh Ahlawat has appealed to his employees several times to come forward and get vaccinated.
The vaccination festival from April 11-14 saw intense vaccination activity with 29,33,418 doses being given on April 11, and another 40,04,521 jabs administered the next day, government said.