Toddlers are taken to get Sinovac shots against Covid-19 at the Kwun Chung Municipal Services Building on Saturday. Photo: Edmond So
Toddlers are taken to get Sinovac shots against Covid-19 at the Kwun Chung Municipal Services Building on Saturday. Photo: Edmond So

Coronavirus: number of Hong Kong toddlers receiving jabs far too low, says head of government’s vaccine committee

  • Less than 1 per cent of children below the age of three have either received Covid-19 vaccine jab or are booked for one, according to Professor Lau Yu-lun
  • Lau, who chairs Scientific Committee on Vaccine Preventable Diseases, calls figure ‘unsatisfactory’ and urges doctors to help ease parents’ concerns over shots

Toddlers are taken to get Sinovac shots against Covid-19 at the Kwun Chung Municipal Services Building on Saturday. Photo: Edmond So
Toddlers are taken to get Sinovac shots against Covid-19 at the Kwun Chung Municipal Services Building on Saturday. Photo: Edmond So
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