PRESS RELEASE

Second dose of COVID-19 Vaccine Rolled Out

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Media Release

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has started administering the second dose of COVID-19 vaccines from the available vaccination sites across the country. Individuals who received the first dose of AstraZeneca Covishield vaccine from 5th to 16th April 2021 and are due to receive the second dose between 7th June to 25th June 2021, can go to the nearest vaccination sites.

Individuals should check their COVID-19 vaccine card to find out the date of the first and second dose.

People who have not completed their interval period of 8-12 weeks since they received their first dose, must wait to do so.

For the second dose, individuals can go to their nearest vaccination site to get the jab. It is NOT COMPULSORY that you receive the second dose from the same vaccination site where you received your first dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

Daily list for the vaccination sites are provided on the social media platforms of the Fijian Government and the Ministry of Health and local radio and television channels.

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