An official displays a vial containing the Covishield vaccine inside a vaccination storage centre in India. (Photo: Reuters)
NEW DELHI: India will begin vaccinating 12-14-year-olds by March of this year, according to India Today.
India started its vaccination drive against Covid-19 on January 16, 2021.
The country has since administered 157 crore doses of Covid-19 vaccines.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on December 25 that the country will begin vaccinating teenagers in the 15-18 age group starting January 3.
Meanwhile, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said over 3.5 crore teens in the 15-18 age group have received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccines.
(With inputs from India Today)