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8.92m vaccine doses administered

About 8,923,300 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to the public, with about 4,570,000 people receiving their first dose and around 4,353,200 getting their second dose.   Among those given the first dose of vaccines, about 1,660,600 people have received the Sinovac jab and about 2,909,500 people got the BioNTech one.   For the second dose, about 1,587,200 people have received the Sinovac vaccine, while about 2,766,000 people have been administered the BioNTech jab.   About 9,300 people received jabs under the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme today.   Around 1,800 people received their first dose of the Sinovac vaccine and around 2,600 people received their second dose.   For the BioNTech vaccine, about 2,300 people received their first dose and around 2,800 people got their second dose.   The overall percentage of people who received the Sinovac vaccine at community vaccination centres is about 97%, while it is about 90% for the BioNTech one. http://dlvr.it/S9t

18 virus cases reported

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating 18 additional COVID-19 cases, of which 13 are locally transmitted.   Among the local cases, two have unknown sources of infection.   One of the cases involves a 41-year-old woman who is a staff member of the US Consulate General Hong Kong & Macau. She was asymptomatic and last went to work on March 12.   She lives in Dynasty Court, Mid-Levels and underwent virus testing on March 15 under a restriction-testing declaration in respect of a specified restricted area on Old Peak Road. She tested positive that day.   Another untraceable case involves a 38-year-old information technology engineer who lives in 16 Tai Hang Road, Causeway Bay.   He developed runny nose on March 10 and his sample collected on March 14 was positive. He last worked on March 15.   Regarding the five imported cases, the patients arrived from Pakistan, Turkey, Ukraine and the Philippines.   For information and health advice on COVID-19, visit the Government's dedicated webpage.
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