UAE vaccinates 118,928 people against COVID-19 in past 24 hours

Ministry plans to provide the vaccine to all members of the public to acquire herd immunity

  
Dubai Health Authority continues its free vaccination drive, rolling out the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine across the city. The vaccine is being provided at 7 authorised centers. Image courtesy Dubai Media Office Twitter handle.

Dubai Health Authority continues its free vaccination drive, rolling out the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine across the city. The vaccine is being provided at 7 authorised centers. Image courtesy Dubai Media Office Twitter handle.

ABU DHABI - ‏The Ministry of Health and Prevention has announced that 118,928 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were given in the past 24 hours. The total number of doses provided up to today stands at 1,394,580, with a rate of vaccine distribution of 14.10 doses per 100 people.

‏This is in line with the Ministry's plan to provide the vaccine to all members of the public to acquire herd immunity, which will help reduce the number of cases and control the virus.

© Copyright Emirates News Agency (WAM) 2021.

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