A health worker in Lima, Peru prepares a dose of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Reuters A health worker in Lima, Peru prepares a dose of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Reuters
A health worker in Lima, Peru prepares a dose of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Reuters

Peru vaccine scandal: president says 487 officials got early Chinese shots

  • President said officials ‘took advantage of their position’ to receive early inoculations of Chinese Sinopharm vaccine
  • Peru only began its immunisation drive, starting with health care workers, in early February

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A health worker in Lima, Peru prepares a dose of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Reuters A health worker in Lima, Peru prepares a dose of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Reuters
A health worker in Lima, Peru prepares a dose of Sinopharm's coronavirus vaccine. Photo: Reuters
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