820,000 Form 1 female students yet to receive HPV jab

Published on 17 Oct 2023 6:09:07 PM

The Ministry of Health (MOH) is currently in the process of procuring vaccines to make up for the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for 820,000 Form 1 girls who missed out.

Deputy Minister Lukanisman Awang Sauni said the global disruption in the supply of HPV vaccines caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the delivery of HPV vaccination in Malaysia.

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