Highest number of COVID-19 jabs given yesterday
The highest number of vaccines given in a single day in Sri Lanka under the COVID-19 immunization program was given yesterday (12).
According to the statistics of the Epidemiology Unit, 136,677 people were vaccinated yesterday.
Furthermore, 59,881 persons were given the first dose of Sinopharm, 76,615 people were given the second dose of the Sinopharm vaccine and 181 people were given the second dose of the COVISHIELD-AstraZeneca vaccine.
The Epidemiology Unit estimates that the number of people who are fully vaccinated is 355,358.
Overall, the first dose of Covishield has been given to 925,242 persons, the first dose of Sinopharm to 1,269,157 persons, the second dose of Sinopharm to 154,640 persons and the first dose of Sputnik V to 64,986 persons.