Covid-19: Govt hopes to roll out booster shot from early October

Published on 19 Sep 2021 4:56:58 PM

The government has set an early October target to begin rolling out a third dose of Covid-19 vaccine booster shots for vulnerable groups in the country, said Khairy Jamaluddin.

The Health Minister said that on Sunday, adding that priority for the third dose would be given to high-risk groups which include frontliners, individuals with low immunity, the elderly with co-morbidities as well as residents and staff of senior citizenhomes.