India has also given doses to Myanmar, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka and the Maldives.
The country is continuing a downward trend in new cases, but virus-related fatalities jumped after recording the lowest daily figure of 680 in nearly three months on Friday.
India has made plans to launch the world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination programme. The pandemic, raging worldwide since early this year, has so far afflicted more than 72 million people and taken more than 1.6 million lives.
All states are participating in the exercise for gearing up for the roll out of COVID-19 vaccine across the country, said officials.
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