MEXICALI.- With the aim of advancing in the protection against Covid-19 in minors in Baja California, this Monday, November 22, the massive application of the vaccine will begin in high school students, in selected schools, reported the Secretary of Health, J. Adrián Medina Amarillas.
It will start at 8:00 am at CECyTE campuses in Mexicali, Tecate and Rosarito, where enrolled students who are in the modality of face-to-face classes will be vaccinated and thus prevent infections in educational centers.
“This is the beginning of vaccination coverage for adolescents without comorbidities, in tune with the disposition of the federal government, fortunately in Baja California we have available doses that must be taken advantage of ”he said.
It will be Tuesday when it is the turn of adolescents from Tijuana and Ensenada, who may also be immunized within the schools where they carry out their high school studies, he added.
Finally, called on the population not to lower their guard against COVID-19 and reinforcing the use of face masks, social distancing and hand washing, as well as avoiding participating in crowds.
“With the vaccination of adolescents in this age range and the self-care of Baja Californians, I am sure that we will be able to descend the epidemiological traffic light and face this wave of infections,” he concluded.