Turkmenistan Develops Plan For Purchase of COVID-19 Vaccine

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Turkmenistan Develops Plan For Purchase of COVID-19 Vaccine
Among the planned measures are the procurement of a COVID-19 vaccine, the preparation of the necessary documents for the import and registration of it in Turkmenistan. (Photo: Reuters)

Turkmenistan has developed a plan for the purchase of COVID-19 vaccine and its delivery to the country, Orient news outlet reported on Wednesday.

The plan envisages analyzing the experience of producing the vaccine in other countries by the Turkmen diplomatic missions abroad. Among the planned measures are the procurement of a COVID-19 vaccine, the preparation of the necessary documents for the import and registration of it in Turkmenistan.

According to the report, the bulk of the procurement and delivery of the COVID-19 vaccine to the country, the preparation and conduct of vaccinations are scheduled for January 2021.

In addition, the relevant departments of Turkmenistan will identify risk groups among the population for phased vaccination, keep records of vaccinated people, provide an electronic format of vaccination passports and monitor vaccination results.