COVID-19 Prevention, Control, and Treatment Activities Continue in Respective Regions and States

COVID-19 prevention, control and treatment activities such as opening quarantine centres and vaccinating people against COVID-19 continue in respective regions and states.

· The vaccination processes continue in respective regions and states as per the priority programme, and a total of 121,966 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 as second dose and 31,781 people as first dose on 2 January.

· A total of 1,324 students aged 12 years and above from Basic Education Middle and High schools in respective regions and states have been vaccinated against COVID-19 as second dose and 1,169 students as first dose on 2 January. A total of 1,498,831 students have been vaccinated against COVID-19 till 2 January 2022. 

· As of 2 January, 20.8 million people in total have been vaccinated against COVID-19. About 15.6 million people have received two-time full doses of the vaccine and 5.2 million people have received the first doses. 36.4 million people in total have been inoculated against COVID-19 in Myanmar.

The Ministry of Health is conducting COVID-19 tests regularly, 79 new cases of COVID-19 were found from testing a total of 6,907 samples and the infected rates are 1.14 percent on 2 January. Until 2 January 2022, a total of 531,025 cases were found from testing a total of 6,055,872 samples and death toll reached 19,274.

  • The vaccination processes continue in respective regions and states as per the priority programme, and a total of 121,966 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 as second dose and 31,781 people as first dose on 2 January.
  • A total of 1,498,831 students aged 12 years and above from Basic Education Middle and High schools in respective regions and states have been vaccinated against COVID-19 until 2 January 2022.
  • Until 2 January 2022, a total of 531,025 cases were found from testing a total of 6,055,872 samples and death toll reached 19,274, and the infected rates are 1.14 percent on 2 January 2022.