Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Saturday thanked healthcare workers and the people for making Covid vaccination drive a huge success.
In a tweet, he said,”Congratulations India ! I thank the healthcare workers and the people for making this vaccination drive a huge success. The largest #COVID19 vaccination drive in the world is being carried out in the country under the leadership of PM @narendramodi ji.’
With his tweet he also attached a thread of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s tweet in which he had said that crossing one crore mark was a momentous feat.
”Crossing 1 crore is a momentous feat. Kudos to those getting vaccinated and those making the vaccination drive a success,” the Prime Minister had tweeted.
Over one crore Covid vaccines were administered under nationwide vaccination drive on Friday.
“This is the highest ever vaccination achieved in a single day since the start of our vaccination drive,” the Union Health Ministry had said in a statement.
As many as 62.29 crore vaccine doses had been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive, the ministry said.