Malaysia spent RM2.8 trillion for national immunisation programmes since 1957

Published on 27 Apr 2021 5:02:02 PM

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Adham Baba said the government has spent almost RM2.8 trillion on national immunisation programmes for Malaysians since 1957.

Speaking at the opening of the national-level Immunisation Day on Tuesday (April 27), he said this was proof of the government's commitment to increase the level of protection for the people and achieve the herd community to curb the spread of diseases such as polio and tuberculosis.