Vaccination to begin in all districts of Addu on Saturday

Vaccination in the Maldives | Photo: adduLIVE

Addu City, Maldives – It has been announced that vaccination will begin in all districts of Addu City on Saturday, and that authorities are currently arranging necessary preparations.

The vaccination program, which is under the national Covid-19 inoculation program ‘Covid-19 Dhifaau’, started in Addu City on the 1st of February, but will only start in all districts of the city this Saturday.

Those of older age, and those who fall in the high risk category of Covid-19 will be given priority in receiving the jab, which will be carried out in the respective district health centers.

While all health care workers in Addu City have received the Covid-19 vaccine, more than 20,000 individuals have received their first dose of the vaccine in Maldives.