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Over 83 per cent of children aged 5-11 vaccinated with two doses

James Kon

The Ministry of Health yesterday reported that 83.2 per cent of children aged five to 11 have been inoculated with two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 57.6 per cent of adolescents aged 12 to 17 have been administered the third dose.

Meanwhile, 77.2 per cent of the population have received three doses of the vaccine while 9.5 per cent received a fourth.

The ministry said one COVID-19 case is in Category 5 receiving treatment at the intensive care unit. Four cases in Category 4 are receiving respiratory assistance and close monitoring.