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Dubai to offer free Pfizer-BioNTech virus shots from Wednesday
Indian Express | 23/12/2020 06:41 PM | Click to read full article
Dubai plans to start a free vaccination campaign from Wednesday using the coronavirus vaccine developed by Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE. “Extensive vaccination campaign against Covid-19 kicks off in Dubai on Wednesday,” the city’s media office tweeted. “Vaccination will use Pfizer-BioNTech’s vaccine and is free of charge.”
Pfizer and BioNTech have said their vaccine is 95% effective in preventing the illness. The country has a case-fatality rate of 0.3%, among the lowest globally.