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Over 18pc inoculated with fourth dose

James Kon

The total percentage of the population having received the fourth dose of the COVID-19 vaccine stands at 18.3 per cent, while the overall coverage rate of the populace with three doses of the vaccine has reached 73 per cent, a Ministry of Health (MoH) statement said yesterday.

The COVID-19 vaccination rate for children aged five to 11 who have received two doses of the vaccine is at 74.2 per cent, while 49.7 per cent have received three doses. No COVID-related fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours.

The MoH shared that one case under Category 5 requires intensive care treatment, while three cases in Category 4 require respiratory assistance.

A total of 845 cases recovered yesterday, bringing the total number of recoveries to 159,256.