Health DG: Covid-19 becoming 'pandemic of the unvaccinated'


  • Nation
  • Saturday, 17 Jul 2021

Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. -Bernama filepic

PETALING JAYA: Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah is reiterating for Malaysians to get vaccinated as the way the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting people around the world is changing.

He urged the people to trust vaccines and the data as well as to get vaccinated and continue adhering to standard operating procedures.

"Trust the vaccine, trust the data, please get vaccinated and continue complying with SOPs.

"We are now seeing worldwide how Covid-19 is swiftly changing course to be the pandemic of the unvaccinated.

"So let us work together to keep everyone everywhere safe," he said tweeted on Saturday (July 17).

He also tweeted a picture with a caption saying: "The meaning of 'fully vaccinated' is two weeks after the second or final dose. No one is guaranteed safe until everyone is safe."

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