Covid-19 Vaccination: Cuba becomes the first country in the world to vaccinate 2-year-old children with Corona

Covid-19 Vaccination: Cuba becomes the first country in the world to vaccinate 2-year-old children with Corona

After the completion of the trial of the corona vaccine Abdala and Soberana in Cuba, vaccination for children and adolescents above 12 years of age started here from Friday.

In the midst of the corona epidemic, research or testing is currently going on around the world on the vaccination of children. At the same time, Cuba has achieved a new achievement regarding vaccination in the midst of this crisis. Cuba has become the first country in the world to vaccinate even 2-year-olds. This small country had earlier started administering the Carona vaccine to children over 12 years old. After this, now the vaccine is being given to the children of 2 years. This vaccine is made in Cuba itself, which is yet to be approved by the World Health Organization.

Let us tell you that after the completion of the trial of corona vaccine Abdala and Soberana in Cuba, vaccination started for children and adolescents above the age of 12 years from Friday. After this, on Monday, a dose of vaccine was administered to children aged 2 to 11 years. The UN agency UNICEF has asked schools around the world to open as soon as possible. Recently, Cuba has faced the worst phase of the pandemic Kovid-19, which crippled its health system. So far there have been 5,700 deaths due to the corona epidemic here.

Significantly, many countries of the world are researching the corona vaccine for children above the age of 12 years. It is also being tested in some countries. Countries like China, United Arab Emirates and Venezuela have also announced the introduction of corona vaccine to young children. But it is not started yet.

At the same time, preparations are being made in India to give corona vaccine to children above the age of 12 years. Under this, Zydus Cadila’s corona vaccine has been approved for emergency use in the country. It can be applied to children above 12 years of age. This has been indicated by the government.

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