Vietnam urges to offer third doses of Covid-19 vaccine

Savings of Health is urging local governments to speed up giving out a 3rd dosage of Covid-19 vaccines, prioritising people over 50 years previous despite a current spike in the Mekong Delta region with roughly four,000 new infections per day.
The MoH mentioned one hundred thirty five.15 million of the 136 million vaccination doses obtained by Vietnam were distributed to various localities, that are forty seven.5 million AstraZeneca vaccine doses, 33.326 million Pfizer and Moderna vaccine doses, forty eight.7 million Sinopharm vaccine doses, 5.15 million Abdala vaccine doses, and 1.217 million Sputnik V vaccine doses.
The remaining doses are likely to be distributed next week once the inspection and quality-control procedures are completed.
Vietnam has acquired 64.734 million doses from the state price range, over 28 million doses from COVAX, 16.forty seven million doses from worldwide donations, and 26.fifty nine million doses from corporate funds so far.
More than 113 million doses of Covid-19 immunisation had been administered throughout the country as of November 26, with over three million doses given to youngsters aged 12 to 17..

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