The recruitment program, called the Foreign English Teachers Program, was actually initiated in 2004 to build up the English skills of Taiwanese students.
New Delhi residents will no longer be allowed on the streets past 10 p.m. India recorded more infections in the past week than any other country in the world.
The 199,200 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine were shipped from Amsterdam, the Netherlands, by an A350-900 aircraft operated by Taiwan's China Airlines.
India has the world’s third-highest number of cases after the US and Brazil
48 people confirmed dead in Taroko Express train accident
"Today's event signifies the close friendship between the people of India and Taiwan and their growing connections in various spheres," Gourangalal Das, director-general of the India-Taipei Association, said during a belated India National Day celebration.
A selfie booth for the newly-vaccinated.
Several major landmarks in Taiwan, including the Presidential Office and Taipei 101, joined the global event by turning off their lights from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday.