On March 25, the Pfizer vaccine was received in Georgia. The country welcomed up to 30,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine, intended for 14,000 people.
The vaccine will initially be stored at the National Center for Disease Control, from where it will be distributed to vaccination centers.
So far, more than 4,000 medical workers across the country have been vaccinated with the first doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine. From March 25, vaccination will be available for citizens over 65 years of age. Citizens will have a choice between two vaccines: AstraZeneca and Pfizer.
Health Minister Ekaterine Tikaradze says that after Pfizer, the Chinese vaccine will be the next to arrive in Georgia.