‘Half of Malaysia’s population vaccinated against Covid-19’

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KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 50.5 per cent of Malaysia’s total population or 16,492,295 individuals have completed their Covid-19 vaccination as of yesterday, according to the Covid-19 Vaccine Supply Access Guarantee Special Committee


An infographic shared on the committee’s official Twitter account today also showed that 20,943,582 or 64.1 per cent of the total population have received at least one dose of the vaccine.

A total of 320,452 doses were administered yesterday, of which 128,038 were the first dose and the remaining 192,414 were the second dose, bringing the cumulative figure for vaccines administered under the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (NIP) to 37,392,241 doses.


The NIP was launched on Feb 24 this year.– BERNAMA -NST