Puebla covid vaccination. Doses arrive in Tehuacán for 18 years and over

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Puebla covid vaccination.  Doses arrive in Tehuacán for 18 years and over

Carlos Morales

Puebla / 06.09.2021 14:10:42

Last weekend the federation sent Puebla 193 thousand 216 anticovid doses to inoculate the population 18 years of age and older with residence in the municipalities of Tehuacán, Altepexi, Chapulco, Tepanco de López and Zinacatepecannounced José Antonio Martínez García, head of the state Health Secretariat (Ssa).

At a press conference, the official stressed that on Tuesday 7, Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 September, 176 thousand 286 second doses of Pfizer to the population of Tehuacán 18 years of age and older, as well as pregnant women and laggards in other age groups.

Likewise, he stated that 16 thousand 930 biologicals of CanSino Biologics to people over 18 years of age who live in municipalities with high and very high marginalization, such as Altepexi, Chapulco, Tepanco de López and Zinacatepec.

He mentioned that in the last vaccination day, which was carried out in 77 municipalities, 161,679 vaccines were administered to the population of legal age.

AztraZeneca vaccines to come

Asked about the date on which second doses of AstraZeneca will be administered for the 40-year-old population in Puebla capital, José Antonio Martínez projected that the federal government would send them the next Tuesday or Wednesday, but did not give a date for its application.

He indicated that the second doses for the population that have received Pfizer, AstraZeneca and SinoVac are “guaranteed” and they will be applied in time.

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