Over 5,500 people vaccinated at vaccination marathon in Chisinau
10:50 | 31.05.2021 Category: Social
Chisinau, 31 May /MOLDPRES/- Over 5,500 people got vacccinated during the three days of the vaccination marathon in Chisinau, organized by the capital's city hall and the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection at the Republic Palace.
According to the municipal authorities, over 200 medical staff from were involved in the vaccination process.
MSMPS State Secretary Denis Cernelea thanked doctors, nurses, Chisinau city hall and other partners who contributed to the efficient organization of the immunization process during the marathon.
"We had unconditional support from the administration of the Palace of the Republic, as well as from UNICEF partners, WHO. The marathon was organized according to the principle of transparency, and today we have reached a vaccination coverage rate of almost 10% of the population. Next, we urge all people to get vaccinated. All vaccination points in the country have sufficient serum stocks ", said Cernelea.
During the Vaccination Marathon were available all types of vaccine against COVID-19, such as: AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Sinopharm, CoronaVac.
The immunization campaign was launched on 2 March and 409,108 people have got vaccinated so far.