KOTA BARU | 26,363 children in Kelantan have received their first vaccine dose under the Covid-19 National Immunisation Programme for Kids (PICKids).
The children, aged 5 to 11 years old, were vaccinated at the Covid-19 vaccination centres (PPVs) either at schools or government hospitals.
According to the state health department’s Facebook post, the figure which was recorded as of yesterday, represented about 9.7 percent of the total number of children in the state eligible for the vaccination.
On adolescents (aged 12 to 17), a total 183,906 have received their first dose while 177,694 have completed their vaccination. The department also stated that 1,005,672 adults in Kelantan are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as of yesterday.
However, the number of adults who received their booster jabs was still low with only 24.9 percent or 313,158.