Sabah Local Government and Housing Minister, Datuk Masidi Manjun, who is also the state government spokesperson for COVID-19, said that the target was achieved after the remaining 14 people received their first dose of the vaccine today.
“Sabah will continue administering the second dose until April. Thus far, a total of 11,406 people have received their second dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine, and 2,716 of them received the shot today,” he said in a statement, tonight.
On the development of COVID-19 in Sabah, Masidi said that 34 new positive cases were recorded today, bringing the cumulative total to 54,657, with two deaths reported, in Kota Kinabalu and Tawau, respectively.
A total of 32 COVID-19 patients recovered and were discharged from hospital, bringing the cumulative number of recovered patients in Sabah to 53,809, he said.