COVID-19: Large crowds at vaccination centres on the first day of Eid in Kuwait

Kuwait City: As the vaccination centres remain open during the Eid Al Adha holiday, there was a huge turnout of citizens and residents eagerly waiting to get their COVID-19 jab.

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The Ministry of Health will continue administering jabs during the nine-day Eid Al Adha holiday and the vaccination centres will continue to operate from 8am to 8pm, except on Saturday.

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In the past few months, Kuwait has stepped up it’s vaccination campaign. On Sunday, the Ministry of Health administered a record breaking 95,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Different segments

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Among those that received a jab as of Sunday are those between the ages of 12 and 15 years old, as the Ministry just approved vaccinating the specific age group.

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On Wednesday, the Ministry of Health announced that they will be vaccinating farm workers via a field vaccination campaign in the Southern farming city of Wafra and the Northern farming city of Abdali.

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While different groups are getting vaccinated at different times, many expats have said that they have not yet received a jab even though they registered at the beginning of the year.

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Although Kuwait administered more than two million jabs, according to data from the Ministry of Health, it is unclear how many of those are expatriates.

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