+7 (701) 759 90 19
USD 425.3 EUR 501.05
RUB 5.85 CNY 65.88
News

Kazakh Health Minister receives seasonal flu shot

15 September 2021 14:05
Share in:
Kazakh Health Minister receives seasonal flu shot

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan Alexei Tsoi has received the seasonal flu shot on the first day of the mass vaccination campaign in the country, Kazinform reports.

Related news
57 schoolchildren contract COVID-19 since Sept 1 in Kokshetau Minister Balayeva on how IT technologies helped the world amid pandemic COVID-19: Over 1,000 vaccinated in one day in Atyrau region

Minister Tsoi took to his Facebook account to reveal that he traditionally got the annual seasonal flu vaccine. In his words, last year he didn’t catch a cold after the flu shot.

He reminded that the annual vaccination campaign against flu had kicked off in Kazakhstan and wished everybody good health.

This year Kazakhstan purchased 2.5 million doses of Russian-produced influenza vaccine in order to cover 13% of its population.

Earlier chief sanitary officer of Almaty city Zhandarbek Bekshin warned Kazakhstanis of the upcoming flu season and urged them to vaccinate against both COVID-19 and flu within a 2-4 week interval.



Share in:

Author:

Kudrenok Tatyana

Related news
Read also
+7
Send
Employees online
Editor
Nurmaganbetova Zhanna
Nurmaganbetova Zhanna
954-048

Archive