AstraZeneca’s vaccines to apply the second dose of the population aged 30 to 39, who still do not receive it in Mexico City, will arrive between today and tomorrow, said the head of the City Government, Claudia Sheinbaum.
He announced that two million vaccines from AstraZeneca will arrive, of which 140,000 can be used for this sector of the population in the capital.
“Tomorrow they already give us the information of how many vaccines they are going to give us; we have information that, between today and tomorrow, about 2 million AztraZeneca arrive, that would help us meet the 30 to 39 that we lack – it’s around 140,000 vaccines,” he said.
In October, the population over 18 years of age will be vaccinated at least with the first dose, as indicated in the national vaccination plan, he reiterated at a press conference.
He indicated that on Thursday or Friday information will be released about the vaccination of young people from 18 to 29 years old, from Iztapalapa, Coyoacán, Azcapotzalco and Álvaro Obregón, who have not been immunized.
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Vaccination in Edomex
In the state of Mexico, tomorrow, September 23, immunization begins, in the second dose, for people from 40 to 49 years of age in the municipalities of Amecameca and Tlalmanalco and on Sunday 26 in Nezahualcoyotl.
While by Friday, September 24, young people from 18 to 29 years of age will be vaccinated with the first dose in the municipalities of Tepotzotlán, Melchor Ocampo, Teoloyucan and Coyotepec.
Authorities of the state of Mexico reported that all the days will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
In order to receive the first dose, young people must present the vaccination form with a qr code completed and printed from the site: https://mivacuna.salud.gob.mx as well as an official identification, CURP and proof of original address to corroborate their residence in the municipality where they go to be immunized.
For second doses, they must also show proof of first application.
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