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Fastest in world! India tops Global Vaccination Chart with 32.36 crore doses


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India tops Global Vaccination Chart 

India has topped the global vaccination chart against Covid-19. The Asian giant has administered 32.36 crore doses to its population till June 28 till 8 AM, according to data shared by the Global Vaccination tracker. 

India is followed by the United States where 32.33 doses have been given. While India is the second-largest populated country with 1.35 crore people, America is home to 33 crore people.

The United Kingdom has inoculated 7.67 crore people and is at the third position in the global vaccination chart. 

While vaccination drive in the UK started on December 8, the US started to inoculate its population from December 14. India began the vaccination drive on January 16. 

Germany has so far administered 7.14 crore doses, the fourth highest. France and Italy have given 5.24 crore and 4.96 crore doses, respectively, to their people. All three European countries kicked off the vaccination drive on December 27 last year.

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