Toluca / 24.07.2021 13:16:40
A few days after the start of the vaccination stage against covid-19, in people aged 30 to 39 years, the State of Mexico broke a record in the distribution of the biological with more than 349 thousand vaccines applied in a single day, that is, 43 1,625 vaccinations every hour.
Official data indicate that on July 22, when the application of the vaccine began in people between 30 and 39 years old, in at least 18 municipalities the entity broke a record placing itself as the day in which more vaccines have been applied since the strategy began.
“On Monday we started with a very ambitious strategy, in two weeks to put more than 2 million vaccines, starting this Friday and moving forward we will put 1.7 million vaccines or more”, Informed the person in charge of the vaccination strategy in the entity and General Under-Secretary of Government, Ricardo de la Cruz Musalem.
The state official reported that in the most recent group that was included in this strategy, which is from 30 to 39 years old, it is the most ambitious plan that has been had so far, since there are just over 3.2 million Mexicans in this age range, advanced that closing the last week of July more than 92 municipalities will have concluded with the first application.
“We have more than 700 thousand people vaccinated in this strategy, this Saturday begins in 43 municipalities which is very important, we are talking that Saturday, Sunday and Monday we will have 43 more municipalities to reach 92 next week.”
More than 8.2 doses applied
Since December 2020, he detailed, when the application of the biological began in the entity, more than 8.2 million doses have been applied, which means that around 5.9 million Mexicans over 18 years old already have at least one dose of the vaccine.
He specified that through the logistics in which the three orders of government participate, it has been possible to conclude the immunization of people over 60 years of age, with two doses; in the case of people from 50 to 59 years of age, all municipalities have at least one first dose and in more than 46 municipalities they already have both.
In the case of 40-49 year-olds also have an important advance, since all the municipalities of the entity have the first dose and the second dose is currently being applied.