Sri Lanka today (November 20) started presenting the 3rd dosage of COVID-19 vaccination for totally immunized immunocompromised as well as very prone comorbid people aged twenty years as well as over.
In a communiqué released by the Director-General of Wellness Providers Dr. Asela Gunawardena the other day, it was kept in mind that chosen classifications are qualified for prioritization for the 3rd dosage of COVID-19 inoculation:
• Immunocompromised clients because of condition or therapy
. • People with persistent kidney condition
. • Strong body organ, bone marrow or stem cell transplant receivers
. • People with cancer cells whether on therapy or otherwise
. • Those with asplenia as well as splenic disorder
• People with any kind of various other immunosuppressed state on the suggestion or reference from the dealing with doctor
The 3rd dosage is appropriately carried out to those that have actually finished 2 dosages from any kind of COVID-19 vaccination kind as well as the moment expired at the very least one month from the 2nd dosage.
The exact same authorization kind for grown-up COVID-19 inoculation is made use of for the 3rd dosage rollout.
Sri Lanka started an island-wide vaccination program to carry out the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccination as the booster dosage to individuals aged 60 years as well as over on November 17.
Based on authorities information, 163,789 individuals in overall have actually gotten the booster dosage of COVID-19 vaccination up until now.