The city will extend its vaccination drive to residents younger than 12. Photo: Nora Tam
The city will extend its vaccination drive to residents younger than 12. Photo: Nora Tam

Coronavirus vaccination: will extending jabs to younger Hong Kong children lead city out of tough, zero-Covid policy? Experts urge move, but parents fear long-term effects

  • Paediatrician says getting younger segment of population inoculated is needed to build protection in absence of high infection rates
  • Sinovac jabs will be available to children as young as five in coming week, while ‘off-label’ reduced dosage of BioNTech will be offered after Lunar New Year

The city will extend its vaccination drive to residents younger than 12. Photo: Nora Tam
The city will extend its vaccination drive to residents younger than 12. Photo: Nora Tam
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