Svein Andersen, 67, became the first Norwegian to receive the jab on December 27. Photo: AFP Svein Andersen, 67, became the first Norwegian to receive the jab on December 27. Photo: AFP
Svein Andersen, 67, became the first Norwegian to receive the jab on December 27. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: experts say no reason for alarm over reports elderly people died after being given vaccine

  • Last week it was reported that 29 elderly people had died in Norway after receiving the jabs
  • Scientists urge caution, saying they were all high-risk cases because of their age and medical history

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Svein Andersen, 67, became the first Norwegian to receive the jab on December 27. Photo: AFP Svein Andersen, 67, became the first Norwegian to receive the jab on December 27. Photo: AFP
Svein Andersen, 67, became the first Norwegian to receive the jab on December 27. Photo: AFP
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