New Delhi, India (Metro Rail Today): According to the officials India marked the completion of 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses on Thursday, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) made announcements through its public address systems and displayed messages on panels in trains and at stations to mark the “momentous achievement”.
A senior officials of DMRC said,
The Delhi Metro network’s current span is nearly 392 km with 286 stations. It includes Noida-Greater Noida Metro Corridor and Rapid Metro in Gurgaon. “The information regarding completion of 100 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses is being shared through public address systems as well as audiovisual screens across the Delhi Metro network including trains and stations to mark this momentous achievement by the nation.
On 21 October,2021 commuters were greeted with announcements made via public address systems and audio-visual panels streamed the messages on the landmark achievement.
India has now administered 100 crores Covid 19 vaccines across the country. To mark this occasion, the information is being shared through public address systems as well as audiovisual screens across the Delhi Metro network including trains and stations.
Mansukh Mandaviya (Union Health Minister) had earlier said that announcements will be made on airplanes, ships, metros and at railway stations when India achieves its target of administering 100 crore doses. India achieved a major milestone in its vaccination programme against COVID-19 as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in the country surpassed the 100-crore mark on Thursday. The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out in January with health care workers getting inoculated in the first phase. The vaccination of frontline workers started on February 2.