Nearly 4,000 vaccinated in opt-in programme

James Kon

Since the start of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine opt-in programme, 3,882 individuals have received the vaccine voluntarily.

According to the Ministry of Health (MoH), 1,074 individuals received the vaccine yesterday. Some 652 individuals received the vaccine in Brunei-Muara District, 203 in Belait District, 155 in Tutong District and 64 in Temburong District.

In the National COVID-19 Vaccination Programme, 25,065 individuals were vaccinated since April 3. The breakdown for the vaccination is 18,803 individuals in Brunei-Muara District, 2,654 in Belait District, 2,353 in Tutong District and 1,255 in Temburong District

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines are available for individuals aged 18 and above until May 29.

Those was made reservations on the BruHealth app will be assured vaccination on the reserved time and will be given priority. Vaccination centres for COVID-19 inoculation are Indoor Stadium, Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex, Berakas; Suri Seri Begawan Hospital, Kuala Belait; Pengiran Muda Mahkota Pengiran Muda Haji Al-Muhtadee Billah Hospital, Pekan Tutong; and Pengiran Isteri Hajjah Mariam Hospital, Pekan Bangar.