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Child vaccination rate reaches 57.2pc

Some 1,708 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered to children aged five to 11, said Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar in the daily press conference yesterday.

He added that as of May 7, 57.2 per cent of children in the age group had been inoculated against the virus, while 8.3 per cent of them had received the second dose.

The minister also said the booster rate in the Sultanate is 66.3 per cent.

More details on Monday’s Borneo Bulletin