South Cotbatao, Koronadal City- The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 12 (Soccksargen) delivered on Friday an additional 7,500 doses of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines for General Santos City and South Cotabato to facilitate the expansion of the ongoing mass vaccination.
The Integrated Provincial Health Office (IPHO) of South Cotabato got 4,750 doses.
The IPHO immediately dispatched the delivered vaccines to its lone City and the 10 other municipalities.
Koronadal City and Polomolok, the most populous localities in the province, received 1,650 and 756 doses, respectively.
Banga town got 325, followed by Surallah with 293, Tupi with 269, Norala with 265, Lake Sebu with 245, Tboli with 238, Tantangan with 215, Sto. Nino with 213, and Tampakan with 195.
Some 86 doses were allotted for personnel and inmates of the South Cotabato Rehabilitation and Detention Center or provincial jail who received their first doses last June 19
The province is continuously preparing for the vaccination of essential workers in government and private sectors or under the A4 priority group.