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The Minister of Health, Arben Vitia, has started reporting to the Committee on Health.
During the reporting, Vitia said that the situation with the epidemic has significantly improved and the cases have decreased by 70%, while he mentioned that in the first week after taking over the Ministry of Health, the first contingent of anti-COVID vaccines arrived, Zeri reports. info.
The minister has criticized the former government led by Avdullah Hoti, from which, according to him, he has not accepted any contact with the manufacturers of vaccines, but says that they have made contacts themselves.
“As for vaccination, at the time of my arrival in office, the vaccination plan already existed and within a week we received the first contingent of vaccines from COVAX. Regarding the supply of vaccines, we have not been offered any contact with the manufacturers, we have established contacts and have already signed a contract. We were not even offered the confidentiality agreement, we had to provide them from the manufacturer. As you are informed, during this time it is important to mention that 1 million 200 thousand have been provided and together with the previous doses, by the end of the year we will have up to 2 million vaccines. “There will be efforts to provide even more vaccines,” said Vitia. / Voice