BACOLOD CITY –– Instead of shopping for COVID-19 vaccines, governors have been urged to additionally concentrate on different “consumables” wanted for the mass vaccination drive.
According to Negros Occidental Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson, members of the League of Governors of the Philippines have been suggested to put together the needles, syringes, cotton buds, and alcohol in addition to rent extra vaccinators.
In their Zoom assembly with Secretary Carlito Galvez, the nation’s vaccine czar, Lacson mentioned they have been assured that the nationwide authorities would maintain the vaccines wanted for 70 % of the nation’s inhabitants.
Because of Galvez’s assurance, Lacson mentioned the provincial authorities wouldn’t purchase extra vaccines on high of the 100,000 doses from AstraZeneca that it ordered.
“The 100,000 doses for the Negros Occidental frontliners will be more than enough,” he mentioned.
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