Forth dose from tomorrow


The fourth dose of the Covid-19 vaccine is to be administered from tomorrow (9), Minister of Health Prof. Channa Jayasumana said.

Speaking at a Media briefing at the Department of Government Information on Friday morning (6), Prof. Jayasumana said the vaccine, also referred to as the second booster shot, will be administered to those over 60.

Moreover, children aged 12-16 will be administered the second dose.

By Rebecca Pavey