On Monday, March 15, vaccination of the population against coronavirus began in Georgia. Lana Ubilava, an allergist at a clinic in Zugdidi, received the first AstraZeneca vaccine. She was vaccinated live.
Two days ago, the first batch of the coronavirus vaccine arrived in Georgia - 43.2 thousand doses of AstraZeneca, which is produced under license in South Korea. Vaccines were provided through the international platform COVAX.
In total, by the end of 2021, Georgia should receive 700 thousand doses of vaccine through COVAX, which will be enough to vaccinate 20% of the country's population.
Since March 15, some easing of quarantine also began to operate in Georgia. Gyms have resumed their work - they function in compliance with sanitary and epidemiological regulations.
Also, from Monday, the educational process in the classrooms was restored, the work of school circles was restored. Theaters, professional ensembles and sports clubs can resume their rehearsals and training.