Personnel of the City Health Office and several medical volunteers have already vaccinated 17, 440 eligible residents against COVID-19 as of August 4, 2021.
About 863 eligible residents were vaccinated yesterday in the 2 vaccination sites at Robinson Mall and Pulantubig Gymnasium.
City Health Officer Dr. Maria Sarah B. Talla disclosed that 13, 418 have already received their 2nd dose of Sinovac and Astrazeneca jabs while 1, 799 were inoculated with the single dose Janssen vaccines.
Nevertheless, Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo has already secured additional supply of COVID-19 vaccines from the national government to be shipped directly to Dumaguete City to achieve herd immunity at the soonest possible time.