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23 November , 15:42

Large batch of Sputnik Light vaccine has been delivered to Bashkiria

In the near future, 78 thousand 600 doses of the drug will be distributed to the vaccination points of the republic.

A large consignment of the Sputnik Light vaccine has arrived in Bashkiria. In total, 78,600 doses of the drug will be distributed to the vaccination points of the republic, the regional Ministry of Health informs.

The department recalled that "Sputnik Light" is meant for people from 18 to 60 years old who were previously vaccinated or had been ill. The choice of vaccine is up to the healthcare professional.

To date, 1,903,967 people have been vaccinated with the first dose of the vaccine in Bashkiria (76.6% of the population subject to vaccination, 61.3% of the adult population). 1,634,096 people fully completed vaccination (65.8% of the subject population; 52.6% of the adult population), of whom 182,816 people were vaccinated with Sputnik Light.

The availability of any vaccine at the vaccination centers in Ufa can be checked in the Telegram bot @BashVaccBot. 

In general, 183 vaccination points, including mobile ones, have been organized throughout the republic. Today, there are eight mobile COVID-19 vaccination points in Ufa: in the Toratau Congress Hall, Planeta Shopping Center, Bashkiria Lifestyle Center, Karusel Shopping Center, Tsentralny Shopping Center, in the Okay hypermarket, People's University of the Third Age, "Mega" shopping center.

Translated by:Tatyana Aksyutina