Over 350 thousand people receive COVID-19 vaccine booster shot

2021-10-15 13:51:15

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Health reported today, October 15, that 2,076 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 1,113 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 963 cases in rural regions.

Today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mongolia has reached 334,865. 6,362 patients have made recoveries in the past 24 hours.

Furthermore, 16 new COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, raising the country’s death toll to 1,440. Currently, 19,628 people are receiving hospital treatment for COVID-19 whilst 56,789 people with mild symptoms of COVID-19 are being isolated at home.

As of today, October 15, the coverage of 1st dose is 69.3 percent or (2,246,353) and 2nd dose – 65.6 percent (2,135,530) of the total population. 359,447 people have received 3rd dose or a booster shot of COVID-19 vaccines in Ulaanbaatar city and 21 provinces.

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