The Borneo Post (Sabah)

417,470 complete both doses of Covid-19 vaccine


KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 417,470 individual­s have received both doses of their vaccine shots under the first phase of the National Covid-19 Immunisati­on Programme as of April 13, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba.

He said during the same period, 632,668 individual­s received the first dose, bringing the total number of Covid-19 doses administer­ed in the country to 1,050,138.

In an infographi­c shared on his official Twitter account today, Dr Adham said the five states with the highest number of recipients administer­ed with the first dose were Selangor with 86,577, followed by Sarawak (65,580), Kuala Lumpur (62,724), Johor (57,248) and Sabah (54,817).

Meanwhile, the five states with the highest number of recipients who had completed both doses so far were Selangor with 57,664 individual­s, followed by Perak (47,007), Sabah (42,344), Kuala Lumpur (35,542) and Pahang (32,839).

As for the number who have signed up for the immunisati­on programme, Dr Adham said as of Wednesday a total of 8,687,372 or 35.8 per cent had registered with Selangor recording the highest number, totalling 2,306,344.

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