4.7 million Filipinos have received booster shots, but that’s still a ‘low’ number – Galvez

1/17/2022 6:49:00 PM

Some 4.7 million Filipinos have so far received their booster shots, but this number remains low, the country's vaccine manager said. | @NAMercadoINQ

Some 4.7 million Filipinos have so far received their booster shots, but this number remains low, the country's vaccine manager said. | NAMercadoINQ

MANILA, Philippines — Some 4.7 million Filipinos have so far received their booster shots, but this number remains “low,” Secretary Carlito Galvez Jr., the national vaccine manager, said

Galvez said the country is eyeing to provide booster shots for 72.16 million adult population by the end of the year.ADVERTISEMENTHowever, so far, only 4,765,771 have received their booster shots.“In our analysis, this is low because we almost simultaneously launched the vaccination of children. There are more than eight million children,” Galvez said in Filipino.

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NAMercadoINQ Yun 4th daw yun hindi gumagana so good news ito sa mga nagpapa 3rd shot nila. At least hindi pa 4th. Pero baka naman pwedeng laktawan yun 3rd, 4th, at siguro 5th na din. Baka yun 6th shot ok na. NAMercadoINQ There is a wild resurgence in progress. We are all afraid to move and the DOH talks about us like we were just numbers to them.

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Galvez said the country is eyeing to provide booster shots for 72.16 million adult population by the end of the year. Photo by Michael Varcas, The Philippine STAR Over 54. ADVERTISEMENT However, so far, only 4,765,771 have received their booster shots. Dapat bigyan ng bonus ‘yung mga masusunurin, ‘yung mga mabubuti,” explained Moreno. “In our analysis, this is low because we almost simultaneously launched the vaccination of children. 15. There are more than eight million children,” Galvez said in Filipino. Miller will be accompanied by Chef de Mission Bones Floro, Philippine Ski and Snowboard Federation President Jim Palomar Apelar, Covid-19 liaison officer Nikki Cheng, athlete and administrative officer Dave Carter, athlete welfare officer Jobert Yu and Asa’s coach Will Gregorak.

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