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Covid vaccine UAE: 37,969 doses administered in 24 hours

Web report/Dubai
Filed on March 15, 2021
Photo: AFP

The UAE has been witnessing a steady decline in the number of Covid-19 infections in the past few weeks.

The UAE has administered 37,969 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in the past 24 hours.

The country's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) said the total doses administered now stands at 6.57 million. This takes the rate of doses per 100 people to 66.52.

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Top US infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci warned on Sunday that a new wave of Covid-19 infections could be on the way while urging former President Donald Trump to tell his supporters to be vaccinated.

“It would be very helpful for the effort for that to happen. I’m very surprised by the number of Republicans who say they won’t get vaccinated... I think it would make all the difference in the world” if Trump were to express support for vaccines, Fauci said in an interview.

Meanwhile, several educational institutions across the UAE have opened coronavirus vaccination centres on campus and are organising inoculation drives as part of their efforts to support the country’s vaccination initiative.

Vaccines are being provided at several universities for faculty members, students, alumni and their families in a bid to curb the spread of Covid-19.





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