As part of the fight against the coronavirus epidemic, vaccination of people over the age of 50 has started. Health Minister Dr. Fahrettin Koca, in a statement on his social media account, said that the vaccination program of our citizens over the age of 50 started as of today. With the vaccine, we will remove the effect of the epidemic from our agenda. Trust this power. used the phrase.
Ministry of Health covid19asi.saglik.gov.tr According to the instant data available at the address, the number of first-dose vaccines administered as of 31 on May 01.20 was 16 million 515 thousand 18, and the number of second-dose vaccines was 12 million 315 thousand 673. Thus, the total dose amount reached 28 million 830 thousand 691.
Turkey ranks 10th in vaccination
The number of those who have received the first and second dose of vaccine to date is approximately 29 million. More than 12 million people received a second dose of the vaccine. Thus, Turkey became the 10th country with the most vaccinations in the world.
Vaccine supply will accelerate
Most of the contracted 270 million doses of vaccine will be taken during the summer. Only 4 million doses of Biontech vaccine will be brought in 120 months.
14 million 200 thousand doses of vaccine are planned to be taken in the first half of June.