The meme reads, "Download process completed. 240,000 doses arrived in the country, 20,000 of which will go to our neighboring Bolivia. We will continue working to confront COVID-19."
The first batch of 300,000 Russian vaccines was received on Dec. 24. A second flight took place on Jan. 14, carrying the same amount of doses.
Referring to vaccine safety, Health Access Secretary Carla Vizzotti noted that a surveillance system was installed to record events temporarily related to the vaccination. As of Jan. 8th, 3,453 events of this kind were reported, 98.8 percent of which presented mild symptoms.
Bolivia's Foreign Trade Deputy Minister Benjamin Blanco confirmed that additional Sputnik V vaccines will arrive in different stages from March until May until the 5.2 million doses agreed package was covered.