India recorded a total of 200,000 deaths at the end of April.
"This... could cause dangerous diseases."
Media reports said that the shots were given at nine different locations.
Despite its huge population, India won just two medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
So far it has administered 275 million shots, with barely four percent of people fully vaccinated.
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His wife had also died from the virus earlier in the week.
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There is no evidence that radiation emitted from 5G is harmful to human health.
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The country's overall caseload now stands at 26.95 million
The South Asian nation has been hitting record single-day rises in infections and fatalities.
Total infections in the country stood at 26.5 million
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The govt said about 98% of India's population of 1.3 billion remained susceptible to infections.
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The number of cases rose almost 350,000 to 23.3 million, the second-highest after the United States.
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Doctors in India and across the world have warned against practising alternative treatments
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On Sunday, India reported 403,738 confirmed cases, including 4,092 deaths
Karnataka's capital of Bengaluru has the highest active caseload of any Indian city
The 4,187 new deaths took India's overall toll to 238,270 since the pandemic started.
India's highly infectious COVID-19 variant B.1.617 has already spread to other countries
Infections have swelled in India since Feb in a disastrous turn blamed on more contagious variants.
India has been hit by a catastrophic surge of COVID-19 infections
A record 412,262 new cases and 3,980 deaths were reported over the past 24 hours
The number of new confirmed cases in India on Thursday surpassed 400,000
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Daily infections rose by 382,315 on Wednesday, health ministry data showed.
The death and infection figures are considered unreliable