(MENAFN) On Sunday, Jan. 31, the second dose of almost 2 million vaccines produced by Chinese company Sinovac Biotech was delivered to Chile, which will be utilized to start the mass vaccination in the country, programmed to begin on Wednesday.
The delivery of the two shipments of Sinovac vaccine CoronaVac will help vaccinate around 4 million people this month, stated Chile’s Deputy Health Minister Paula Daza at a press symposium.
She added: “there is work and logistics that are being done for vaccinations in the field with municipality representatives.”
Chilean leader Sebastian Pinera tweeted on his official account following the arrival of the second shipment of China’s vaccine that mass vaccination will start on Wednesday, beginning with high-risk people.
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