Riyadh: A campaign has been launched in Saudi Arabia to vaccinate people between the ages of 12 and 18 against Pfizer.
According to the international news agency, the Food and Drug Authority of Saudi Arabia has given permission to vaccinate people between the ages of 12 and 18 against Pfizer’s corona vaccine, after which corona vaccination of children has also been started in the country.
Prior to the approval of Pfizer’s Corona vaccine in Saudi Arabia, vaccines were tested for this age, which proved to be completely safe, and the Pfizer vaccine also proved useful in people of this age.
A statement from the Saudi Ministry of Health said that after the first dose of the vaccine had been given to 70% of the adult population, a second vaccine had been introduced for people aged 50 and over. ۔
It should be noted that more than 16.5 million and 58,000 vaccines have been vaccinated in Saudi Arabia, while the death toll from this deadly virus will be 7,760 and 442,000 people have been infected with the virus.