JOHOR BARU: Some 1.293 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine are expected to arrive in Johor through the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme this month, says Tunku Mahkota Johor Tunku Ismail Ibni Sultan Ibrahim.
He said that this included some 583,000 doses of Pfizer, 637,000 doses of Sinovac and 73,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines.
"I would like to share with my fellow Johoreans that 1.293 million vaccine doses will arrive in July 2021 through the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme.
"A total of 51,100 doses of the vaccine would arrive on the first week of July, 178,540 on July 5, 278,132 on July 12, 394,620 on July 19 and 390,900 on July 26," he said in a statement posted on his Facebook here on Saturday (July 10).
The Johor Crown Prince added that he will be hands-on in ensuring all Johoreans receive the vaccine in an efficient and timely manner.
"I have also been briefed by the authorities on the registration numbers and distribution of the vaccines," he said.
He also thanked Science, Innovation and Technology Minister Khairy Jamaluddin and the relevant authorities who made the initiative possible.
“I am confident we will get more Johoreans vaccinated in the next few weeks as we head towards achieving herd immunity.
"Together we will be able to overcome this pandemic. I would also like to remind all Bangsa Johor to register for the vaccine and get vaccinated," he said.