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Singapore to roll out booster shots to elderly and immunocompromised, expands testing

Lim Hui Jie
Lim Hui Jie9/3/2021 6:54 PM GMT+08  • 3 min read
Singapore to roll out booster shots to elderly and immunocompromised, expands testing
Singapore will start rolling out booster shots soon, makes testing more accessible.
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Singapore will soon begin rolling out booster shots for Covid-19 vaccinations for elderly and immunocompromised persons.

This was revealed in the country’s Covid-19 Multi-Ministerial Task Force (MTF) on Sep 3.

In a release, Singapore’s Health Ministry said with the more transmissible Delta variant, it is not likely that countries can achieve herd immunity without a very high population vaccination rate of well over 90%.

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