More of 650 thousand doses of vaccines began to be distributed between this Sunday and Tuesday in the different jurisdictions. With this figure, the country will exceed 10 million doses distributed since the beginning of the national government’s vaccination plan in the fight against coronavirus pandemic.
According to official sources, it is about 650,400 doses of component 1 of the Sputnik V that will reach all provinces to advance the immunization of the population against Covid-19. In a statement, the Executive stressed that “with this delivery, 10,000,000 doses distributed throughout the country are exceeded ”.
“These vaccines produced by the Gamaleya National Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology of Moscow, are part of the consignment of a total of 765,545 doses who arrived in the country last Friday afternoon on an Aerolineas Argentinas flight ”, the text detailed.
The vaccines arrived in what constituted the thirteenth flight from the flag company to the Russian Federation, since December 2020, for the transport of vaccines.
The document also indicated that according to the distribution criteria established by the Ministry of Health of the Nation, based on the amount of population in each district, “This Sunday the province of Buenos Aires received 100,200 doses; the Autonomous City of Buenos Aires, 43,800; Santa Fe, 50,400; and Neuquén, 9,600 ”.
”On Monday, another 151,200 vaccines will arrive in the province of Buenos Aires; to Catamarca, 6,000; to Chaco, 17,400; to Chubut, 9,000; to Córdoba, 54,000; to Corrientes, 16,200; and Entre Ríos, 19,800 ″, he added.
Meanwhile, they will also reach “Jujuy, 10,800; to La Pampa, 5,400; to La Rioja, 5,400; to Formosa, 8,400; to Mendoza, 29,400; to Missions, 18,000; to Río Negro, 10,800; to Salta, 20,400; to San Juan, 11,400; to San Luis, 7,200; Santiago del Estero, 13,800; to Tierra del Fuego, 2,400; and to Tucumán, 24,000 ”and on Tuesday, meanwhile, Santa Cruz will receive 5,400 doses.
According to him Public Vaccination Monitor, the online record that shows in real time the immunization operation throughout the territory, until Sunday morning 9,870,770 vaccines had been distributed and those applied totaled 7,997,902, of which 7,025,492 people received the first dose and 972,410 both.
Argentina this week surpassed the figure of more than 11 million doses of coronavirus vaccines arrived in the country -almost 3 million in the last week- to reinforce and accelerate the inoculation process of the population at risk, in the middle of the second wave of coronavirus.