With the start of vaccination for older adults in the Álvaro Obregón, Benito Juárez and Cuauhtémoc mayors, figures that had not been recorded since the beginning of the application of the doses in Mexico City were reached in a single day, also considering the application of the vaccine in the municipalities of Tlalpan and Coyoacán.
- Alvaro Obregon. 21,930
- Benito Juarez. 17,567
- Cuauhtémoc. 16,798
- Tlalpan. 11,184
- Coyoacan. 17,028
A total of 84 thousand 507 vaccines applied this March 30.
This, after phase 6 of the National Vaccination Plan began on Tuesday in the Álvaro Obregón, Benito Juárez and Cuauhtémoc mayors.
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The 338,962 older adults in these districts will receive the AstraZeneca vaccine.
The venues will be
- University Olympic Stadium,
- Deportivo Plateros
- Expo Santa Fe Mexico
- CDMX Police University (Access 1).
- Pepsi Center next to the World Trade Center,
- Francisco Márquez Olympic Pool,
- Mexico University Center.
- La salle university,
- Vasconcelos Library,
- Benito Juárez Elementary School
The National Vaccination Program continues #COVID19 for people aged 60 and over, with the coordination of the @GovernmentMX. So far, this is the accumulated coverage in application of doses in 14 municipalities.
– CDMX Government (@GobCDMX) March 31, 2021
On this first day of vaccination, the older adults who came to apply the vaccine expressed that the registration process was fast, from entry to exit it took less than an hour and felt safer.
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It was quick and it didn’t hurt. I arrived with my two children, they brought me, I passed the data, I gave my data, they transferred me to the vaccination area, it went very well. They told us that if we had any discomfort from something we should take paracetamol and a ‘little bath’ ”, indicated Adela Andrade.
I registered online, I checked on the page to see the time and place, he appeared to me, I arrived half an hour before and then they passed me, very well, everything was excellent, they vaccinated us and at the end they gave us a Box Lunch ”, commented another of the persons.
The AstraZeneca vaccine is from vector de Adenovirus It consists of two doses and is 76 percent effective against symptomatic disease and 100 percent against severe disease.
Older adults assured that to specify the second dose of the vaccine, which will have to be applied 8 to 12 weeks later, Mexico City government officials asked them to provide a phone number to contact them.
This Friday the vaccination will begin in the Iztapalapa and Gustavo A. Madero municipalities where the Russian Sputnik V vaccine will be applied to older adults who are registered on the page https://mivacuna.salud.gob.mx o and Locatel 55 5658-1111.
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