Dubai: The UAE on Friday has crossed the three million mark of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered as a part of its nationwide vaccination drive.
Making the announcement on its twitter web page, the Nationwide Emergency Disaster and Catastrophe Administration Authority (NCEMA) stated: “With a collaborative effort of the well being sector and the dedication of the UAE group, we announce at present that we’ve got exceeded 3 million doses for the reason that launch of the nationwide vaccine marketing campaign of COVID-19”.
Earlier within the day, the Ministry of Well being and Prevention has introduced that 137,956 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine got prior to now 24 hours.
The full variety of doses offered as much as at present stands at 3,006,601 with a price of vaccine distribution of 30.40 doses per 100 folks.
That is in step with the Ministry’s plan to offer the COVID-19 vaccine to all members of society and efforts to succeed in acquired immunity ensuing from the vaccination, which can assist cut back the variety of instances and management the COVID-19 virus.