Registrations for AstraZeneca booster shots for those with 2 Sinovac jabs open Thursday
The COVID-19 vaccination site at Bang Sue Grand station in Bangkok has announced that they will start providing AstraZeneca booster shots, for those who were already vaccinated with two doses of Sinovac before July 31st.
Registrations will be open from this Thursday (October 7th) at 9am through mobile phone providers, and the vaccinations will start from October 9th to 31st, from 9am to 5pm, free of charge. Walk-in appointments are not available.
According to the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation, 54.86 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to date, with 31% of the entire population fully vaccinated with two doses, while 2.2% of the population have received third booster shots.
So far, almost 16.6 million doses of the Chinese Sinovac vaccine have been administered as first doses and 3.5 million as the second. 10.39 million doses of AstraZeneca have been administered as first doses, 13.27 million as the second and 948,290 doses as third booster shots.
5.48 million doses of Chinese Sinopharm vaccine have been administered as first doses, and 3.23 million as the second, while 424,470 doses of Pfizer have been administered as first doses, 511,367 doses as the second and 484,468 doses as third booster shots.