Seminar on ‘two sessions’ held

412k people get vaccinated

Around 412,8000 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19, with about 261,500 receiving their first dose of the Sinovac vaccine and about 151,300 their first dose of the BioNTech jab, the Government announced.   About 9,700 people received their first vaccine dose under the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme today. Among them, around 8,600 received the Sinovac vaccine and about 1,080 the BioNTech one.   The overall percentage of people who have received the Sinovac vaccine at eight community vaccination centres is about 79%.   As of 8pm today, about 6,900 people had reserved their first and second doses of the Sinovac vaccine online in the past 24 hours. Online booking for BioNTech vaccination has been suspended.   As of midnight, 15 people were sent to the hospital for treatment.