A plane carrying the first batch of coronavirus vaccines produced by the Chinese company Sinovac landed at the airport in Istanbul.
It is expected to arrive on December 11, we hope that the vaccine against coronavirus in Turkey came to our country today. Vaccines purchased from China will be applied primarily to 4 groups. Citizens over the age of 65 and adults living in collective and crowded places such as the elderly, the disabled and those staying in shelters will be vaccinated.
In the second phase, people working in critical jobs in sectors and high-risk environments necessary for the functioning of society and people with at least one chronic disease aged 50 and over will be vaccinated.
The third phase includes citizens under the age of 50 with at least one chronic disease, young adults and those working in sectors and professions that are not in the first two groups.
In the fourth and final phase, all persons except the first three groups will be vaccinated.
Health Minister Fahrettin Koca announced that vaccines from China will be administered to citizens free of charge.