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Over 80 per cent of children vaccinated

The vaccination rate for children aged five to 11 breached 80 per cent on Saturday when 208 first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were administered to children in the age group bringing the coverage rate to 80.4 per cent (34,501 children).

Some 1,155 second shots were also given to children in the age group, bringing the number to 20,341 (47.4 per cent).

The coverage rate of Brunei population with three doses of the vaccine stands at 70.4 per cent.

More details on Monday’s Borneo Bulletin