China administered total of 216.08 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines as of April 23

FILE PHOTO: A nurse holds a syringe containing a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine by Sinopharm at a vaccination center in Beijing

BEIJING (Reuters) - China administered about 4.86 million vaccinations against COVID-19 on April 23, bringing the total number administered to 216.08 million, according to data released by the National Health Commission on Saturday.

(Reporting by Beijing newsroom; Editing by Michael Perry)