COVID-19 vaccination to start tomorrow in Iran: President Rouhani

Tehran (IP) - Iranian President said that the COVID-19 vaccination in Iran will start on Tuesday, Feb 8, 2021, and will continue quickly within the document's framework approved by the National Task Force for Fighting the coronavirus.

Iran PressIran News: During the inauguration of more than 142,000 national projects of the Ministry of Cooperatives, Labour, and Social Welfare, Hassan Rouhani said on Monday evening: "Tomorrow (Tuesday) is the day that COVID-19 vaccination begins in Iran. According to a document approved and announced by the National Task Force for Fighting Coronavirus."

He added: "We hope that next year will be a better year for the people in the face of this virus and that the people will have better conditions in terms of sanctions, which, of course, have failed."

Congratulating the 10-Day Dawn (Fajr), the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani, expressed his satisfaction with the inauguration of various projects in the country's villages, saying: "The inauguration of 142,000 national projects at the beginning of this program and subsequent projects means that today we are witnessing a perfect change in the country's villages."

Also, The Iranian Interior Minister stressed that the corona vaccine injection to start tomorrow.

Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli added: "If the cooperation of our people regarding the compliance with health protocols is good, we will see reopening over time; otherwise, the restrictions will be intensified."

He said: "After Nowruz (Iranian new year), we will have presidential elections in June, and our compatriots must remain serious in compliance with the protocols."

The Iranian official added: "In the urban transportation, 5,000 buses will also join the transportation system in addition to 400 buses that have been repaired based on the decisions made."


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