Kasese district yesterday(29th.June.2021) started giving out the second jab of AstraZaneca vaccine to those who received the first dose, the district health officer, Dr. Yusufu Baseke has said.
In an exclusive interview with our reporter, Dr. Baseke said out of 12.580 jab doses they only received 3.000 does on Monday which he said has force them to give the priority to people who received the first dose to complete the second one starting with essential workers, the elderly and those with disease like HIV, diabetes, pressure and cancer as they wait for the remaining 92580jab doses to come.
Dr. Baseke speaking…
Dr. Baseke also asked those who might have lost their cards for the first jab not miss out but rather seek it from where they received the first jab in order to receive the second jab. END