The Health Protection Agency (HPA) has announced that it will commence a second round of vaccination with Sinopharm Vaccine tomorrow in the Greater Male’ area.
The Beijing-based biopharmaceutical company Sinovac is behind the CoronaVac, an inactivated vaccine.
It works by using killed viral particles to expose the body’s immune system to the virus without risking a serious disease response.
MFDA approved the use of Sinopharm Vaccine earlier this month.
Maldives has vaccinated more than 218,000 individuals so far.