bangkoks administration invites city residents to apply for mixed vaccination - Bangkok’s administration invites city residents to apply for mixed vaccination

A student receives a dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech Covid-19 Coronavirus vaccine at the Narasikalai school in the southern province of Narathiwat on October 15, 2021. Madaree TOHLALA / AFP

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is inviting Thai citizens aged over 18 who live in the capital to register for COVID-19 vaccinations, with the first jab of Sinovac vaccine and second of AstraZeneca, from today (Sunday).

Those who have not yet been vaccinated can apply through Line OA or can scan a QR Code to choose the time and venue for vaccination.

Vaccinations will be provided at the Siam Commercial Bank head office, from October 28th to the 30th, and at the SCG head office, from October 26th to November 1st. There will be four time slots on each day, 8am-10am, 10am-noon, noon-2pm and 2pm-4pm.

Registration will close after the number of applicants has reached the quota of vaccines allocated to the BMA by the Ministry of Public Health.

Meanwhile, the COVID-19 Information Centre reported 9,351 new infections and 56 more deaths during the past 24 hours.  

Total infections in Songkhla, Yala, Pattani, Narathiwat and Nakhon Si Thammarat number 2,527.  101,000 are still under treatment, including 2,432 severe cases.