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780,000 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for kids aged 5 – 11 arrive in PH

By: - Reporter / @DYGalvezINQ
/ 10:28 PM February 04, 2022

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 MANILA, Philippines — Over 780,000 doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 5 to 11 arrived in the country on Friday night. 

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The vaccine doses, which were purchased by the government through the World Bank, arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Terminal 3 at around 9:40 p.m., according to the National Task Force against COVID-19. 

The vaccination of 5 to11 year-old children was deferred to Monday, Feb. 7, on account of the delay of vaccine delivery. 

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 The inoculation drive for this age group will start in six sites in Metro Manila. 

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