The UK has already delivered more than 15 million second doses Covid vaccine. These are added to the first 34 million doses offered, thus reaching the world Nearly 50 million vaccines. In addition to this information, The British government stated that he was there 14 deaths and 1,671 positive cases Coronavirus.
The British Prime MinisterBoris Johnson was full of data today. “You don’t have to stop until everyone gets their vaccine and get.” Maximum protection against virusesSaeed Johnson, who continues to encourage the entire British people to get vaccinated.
in April, The UK has focused on second doses of the vaccine To provide maximum immunity. “The largest vaccination program in history, and it was implemented by Dr. NHS Keep going Breaking records Thanks to careful planning, ”added NHS Director Simon Stevens.
For his part, the Minister of Health said, Matt Hancock, Showed him on his Twitter account Gratification To reach 15 million second doses: “Many thanks to the participating team and to everyone who applied to receive the vaccine.” Additionally, Hancock stressed that it is very important for everyone to receive the second dose for stronger and longer-lasting protection.
A second 15 million doses have now been administered across the UK 🇬🇧
Yesterday, the team delivered more than half a million doses
Many thanks to the entire joint team and to everyone applying for a knockout. pic.twitter.com/j0HeYa3UGa
Matt Hancock (MattHancock) May 2, 2021
When do children get doses of the vaccine
The country began vaccinating the 44-year-old population on April 26. The group of people aged 43 to 49 years has already received the first dose of the vaccine. On the other hand, adults between 40 and 41 years old receive text messages to go to their appointment. According to the British government, by the end of July, all adults in the country will be vaccinated.
Regarding the smaller ones, the UK government is proposing to manage the children Over 12 years old A dose of the vaccine Pfizer At the beginning of the next academic year, in September. “The reason for vaccinating children is really to improve herd immunity«, University of Edinburgh public health professor Linda Bold notes.