Four types of vaccines to be available in regions of Kazakhstan

Four types of COVID-19 vaccines are available in all regions of Kazakhstan. 100,000 doses of the domestic medicine QazVac have already been delivered to the regions. Another batch will be sent before the end of this month. Chief of the country’s single distributor “SK-Pharmacy” Yerkhat Iskaliyev said that at a briefing. 500,000 doses of the Chinese-made vaccine CoronaVac will be delivered to the regions of Kazakhstan after June 12. One million doses of the Chinese-made vaccine Hayat-Vax will also arrive soon. Overall, 4.4 million doses of coronavirus vaccines have been delivered to the regions so far.

“10,280,000 doses of Sputnik V were procured. From February 1 this year, 1.9 million doses of the first component, and 1.4 million doses of the second component were shipped. On June 1, the shipment of 1.2 million doses of the first component and 525,000 of the second component was completed,” Iskaliyev said.

Translation by Saniya Sakenova

Editing by Galiya Khassenkhanova