Minister of Preschool Education Agrippina Shin has received a vaccine against COVID-19.
“Today, the Minister of Preschool Education Agrippina Shin together with employees of the ministry received the Sputnik V vaccine. All employees working in the field of preschool education in the country will be vaccinated stage by stage,” the ministry said in a statement.
It was also reported that to date, about 104 thousand preschool education employees have been vaccinated against COVID-19.
At the first stage, priority categories for vaccination were people over 65, medical workers, school teachers, employees of preschool educational institutions and people with chronic diseases.
Recently, Uzbekistan has changed the vaccination priority list, including several new categories.