New immunizers arrived on two planes that landed at Viracopos Airport this Sunday, 19
O Ministry of Health reported this Sunday, 19, that it received 2.2 million doses of Pfizer’s vaccine against Covid-19 for the National Immunization Plan. According to the folder, the immunizing agents came in two planes that landed at Viracopos Airport, in Campinas, also this Sunday. So far, 222 million doses have been applied in the country, 65.5 million of them from the North American pharmaceutical company. So far, according to the Ministry, the country has 89.7% of the adult population with at least the first dose and more than 80 million people with a complete vaccination schedule.
The doses arrive in the country a day after Brazil hit the mark of 590 thousand dead and 21.2 million infected by the disease and having a record number of cases, with 150 thousand new infected, a reflection of the system update in the State of Rio de Janeiro, which added 100 thousand occurrences dammed in the years 2020 and 2021 in two days to adapt to data from the federal folder. With vaccination advancing, the country has had a reduction in epidemiological numbers and is beginning to reopen gradually and alternately between the States some services that have been closed since the beginning of the pandemic.