Later this week, the Mexicans over 60 years old will begin to be vaccinated against coronavirus, as announced by President Ándres Manuel López Obrador.
Next Sunday, February 14, a shipment of 870,000 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine, from India, which will be used as a priority to immunize the elderly and teachers.
On this first population, to date, approximately 32% of older adults have registered on the portal my vaccine, including former presidents of Mexico such as Luis Echeverria Alvarez, 99, who ruled Mexico from 1970 to 1976. His population key EEAL220117HDFCLS09 was registered last Monday, February 8.
Carlos Salinas de Gortari (1988-1994), 72 years old. His registration with the CURP SAGC48040JHDFLRR03 was also made on February 8 at 1:48 p.m. By last Vicente Fox Quesada (2000-2006) of 78, made its process the same day with the code FOQVA420702HDFXSC07.
The current president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, also is registered for vaccination against COVID-19.
The head of state, who returned to his duties last Monday after testing positive for the virus, is 67 years old and was registered on the platform at 7:25 p.m. on February 4, 2021, according to the records of the site My Vaccine.
On January 25, López Obrador announced that he tested positive for COVID-19 and that he had mild symptoms. When he resumed his activities on February 8, the president assured that he had been infected because he had work commitments to fulfill in the country.
The Mexican government also plans that the supply of Pfizer vaccines resumption and that around 620,000 health workers receive the second dose, necessary for full immunization.
The federal government’s vaccination plan consists of five stages. Mexico is in the second of them in which they will vaccinate the elderly. For April and May 2021 those between 50 and 59 years old will be immunized, while for May and June it will be people between 40 and 49 years old, until it arrives June 2021 and the rest of the population can be vaccinated.
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