Navy opens two COVID Vaccination Centres | Daily News

Navy opens two COVID Vaccination Centres

The Navy commenced two COVID Vaccination Centres for the public at Keththarama Maha Viharaya, Colombo and Nawaloka Ground, Welisara yesterday.

The centre at Keththarama Maha Viharaya will administer the Pfizer vaccine as the booster dose to those who have taken the first and second doses of any vaccine. The first dose of the Pfizer vaccine is given here to people between 16 and 20 and those between 18 and 20. Those who have received the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine are also given the second dose of the same vaccine.

At the Nawaloka Ground, the Pfizer vaccine will be given as the booster dose to the people who have completed the first and second doses of any of the vaccines and the first dose of the same jab (Pfizer) is given to the people between 12 and 20.

Those between 18 and 20 who have already received the first dose of the Pfizer vaccine, are also given the second dose of the same. The first and second doses of the Sinopharm vaccine are also given to the people over 20 at this centre.

The Navy Vaccination Centres are open to the public from yesterday (14) for the next few days at Keththarama Maha Viharaya in Colombo from 8 am to 3 pm and at Nawaloka Ground, Welisara from 9 am to 3pm.


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