Second tranche of Covax vaccines arrive in TT

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Second tranche of Covax vaccines arrive in TT

At 11:59am today, Trinidad and Tobago received its second batch of AstraZeneca vaccines through Covax.

This batch contains another 33,600 doses.

TT received its first batch of 33,600 doses on March 30th and previously received 2,000 doses from Barbados and 40,000 from India.

The Pan American Health Organization’s (PAHO) online tracker for covid19 vaccine deliveries in the Americas said 38,400 doses were also arrived in Guyana at 11.20 am and 28,800 doses will be delivered to Suriname at 4.50 pm.

Barbados, the Bahamas and Belize will each receive 33,600 doses on Tuesday, St Lucia will get 26,400 doses on Wednesday and the Dominican Republic will receive 187,200 doses on Friday.