India officially launched its COVID-19 vaccination drive on 16 January 2021, with two approved vaccines Covishield and Covaxin. As of 3 June 2021, as per reports from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW). India has administered just over 221 million vaccine doses. Of Indias 1.38 billion population, only 45.1 million have been fully vaccinated at the time of writing about 3.26 percent of the total population. The US, for instance, has fully vaccinated 41 percent of its population.