Saudi Arabia denies cancelling second dose of Covid-19 vaccine

SourceThe National
CountrySaudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health addressed public queries after announcing a delay of second doses of Covid-19 vaccines on April 10.

The decision raised questions regarding the availability and safety of the second dose among people living in the kingdom.

The health ministry posted a picture of the most popular query regarding the second dose on its Twitter account on Saturday evening and said it was “incorrect” and that there was no cause for concern.

“The postponement was due to a lack of global supply, and for the largest possible number of members of the community to benefit from the doses available and achieve more...