City donates thousands of COVID-19 vax to other LGUs
The city government has already donated 100,000 vaccines to other local government units in the country.
Mayor Benjamin Magalong said the city has donated to Cagayan, Nueva Vizcaya, and several provinces in Region 3.
The city will also donate to several other provinces in Region 4 that are also asking for vaccines and is open to give to other LGUs who are in need.
“The city government will continue to donate vaccines to other LGUs that may need these even to those in the Visayas and Mindanao. Makakatulong tayo sa ating mga kababayan,” the mayor said.
The mayor said the city has more than enough supply of vaccines and some private companies have even expressed their willingness to give the city thousands more.
As of March 7, Baguio has a supply of 78,549 Covid-19 vaccines. Of the total, AstraZeneca accounts for 30,190; Pfizer, 30,624; Moderna, 8,650; Sinovac, 6,319; and Sputnik V with 1,766 remaining vaccines. – Gaby B. Keith