A new batch of 496,080 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine from Pfizer pharmaceutical company
has landed in Peru to continue the vaccination process throughout the national territory.
"Vaccines continue to arrive in Peru! Defense Minister Nuria Esparch supervises the delivery of a new batch of 496,080 COVID-19 vaccines from the Pfizer laboratory. This new shipment will boost the immunization of more Peruvians," the Ministry of Defense said in a post on Twitter.
The top official also mentioned that the country's vaccination rate
has gradually increased to more than 100,000 people per day, with a record of 161,000 doses administered on a single day.
It must be noted that 1,627,522 people have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of June 11 at 12:30 a.m. (local time).