Pakistan administers 10 million COVID vaccine doses; eyes 70 million target

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Wed, 2021-06-09 10:33

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday hailed the administering of 10 million doses of coronavirus vaccines as an important step toward its goal of vaccinating 70 million people by the end of the year.
“Thank God, we have succeeded in administering 10 million vaccine (doses),” the minister in-charge for COVID-19 operations, Asad Umar, told a ceremony to mark the milestone in Islamabad.
“Our target is to vaccinate up to 70 million people by the end of this year,” he said of the total adult population eligible for the vaccination out of a 220 million nation.

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