The biggest supply of Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccinations Sri Lanka has actually obtained to day got here on the island today (December 02).
The delivery had a total amount of 1,503,450 dosages, according to the State Preacher of Law, Manufacturing and also Supply of Drugs, Prof. Channa Jayasumana.
The vaccination consignment is saved at the nationwide blood financial institution in Narahenpita.
Sri Lanka is presently turning out a 3rd dosage of Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccination to individuals aged 60 years and also over and also to immunocompromised and also risky people over the age of 20.
Based on main numbers launched by the Public health Device, 66,272 3rd dosages of the vaccination– additionally understood by its brand COMIRNATY– were provided on Wednesday (Dec. 01).
This brings the overall variety of individuals in Sri Lanka that got the 3rd dosage of Covid-19 vaccination to 727,370.