The Borneo Post (Sabah)

438,220 complete both doses of Covid19 vaccine

- - Bernama

KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 438,220 individual­s have received both doses of their vaccine shots under the first phase of the National Covid-19 Immunisati­on Programme, as of Friday.

Health Minister Dr Adham Baba said during the same period, 687,176 individual­s received the first dose, bringing the total number of Covid-19 doses administer­ed in the country to 1,125,396.

He said the five states with the highest number of recipients receiving the first dose were Selangor with 97,416 followed by Kuala Lumpur (78,086), Sarawak (67,624), Johor (63,295) and Perak (56,295).

The five states with the highest number of recipients who had completed both doses so far were Selangor with 63,126 individual­s, followed by Perak (48,795), Sabah (43,033), Kuala Lumpur (38,642) and Sarawak (33,291).

As for the number who have signed up for the immunisati­on programme, Dr Adham said as of Friday, a total of 8,902,528 or 36.4 per cent had registered with Selangor recording the highest number, totalling 2,347,091.

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