India has recorded its highest-ever daily vaccination count as it opened up free shots to all adults.

The progress with inoculations came on International Yoga Day, with PM Narendra Modi hailing the practice’s “protective” properties against the corona-virus, AFP reports.

The country’s vaccination drive had significantly slowed in recently due to a shortage of jabs and hesitancy. The case numbers have since fallen sharply and the authorities have again relaxed many restrictions, raising fears of another wave.

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