The Buenos Aires governor, Axel Kicillof, announced that, “From tomorrow, anyone who is over 55 years of age can access free immunization” against covid-19, without prior appointment.
Kicillof also reported that In the next 10 days, one and a half million shifts of vaccination against the coronavirus will be sent “to cover the entire prioritized population of the province of Buenos Aires.”
“They tried to inject hate into us. We respond with more work, more love and reaching all the people of the Province “said the governor.
Among the prioritized population are those over 60 years of age, all those who have comorbidities and those who work in health, education and security, Kicillof clarified. The objective is to also vaccinate the population over 40 years of age without comorbidities.
“We are going to arrive to vaccinate 6 million Buenos Aires. It is a gigantic advance and it is a different situation to receive the virus with its variants, taking care and protecting those who are most at risk, “he appreciated and added:” They tried to inject hate into us and we respond with love. “
At the same time, the governor stated that, starting tomorrow, as was done with those over 60 and 70 years old, “any citizen who has over 55 years of age you can access the free vaccine: you can visit any vaccination center with your ID that proves domicile and will be vaccinated “, without previous shift.
On the other hand, he called for a greater effort in care to avoid coronavirus infections, due to the danger posed by new variants of the virus and in view of the advancement of the vaccination campaign. Finally, He asked “not to ideologize” the vaccine and reiterated that the Executive Power speaks “with all the laboratories” to access more number of doses.