The UK has delivered a world-leading vaccination programme with more than 17million doses administered, but the latest data suggest number of inoculations has plummeted in recent days and weeks. Data released by the Department for Health show 192,341 people were given the jab on Monday.
The figure is down by around 50 percent from the same time last week.
It is also the third day in a row the number of vaccines being administered has fallen.
The UK has ordered hundreds of millions of doses of vaccine and a Government source has admitted supply has been “lumpy” this week, Times Radio reports.
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