More than 470 thousand Belarusian have undergone preventive inoculations against influenza


More than 470 thousand people living in Belarus have undergone inoculations against influenza. 123 thousands are children. The head of the immunoprophylaxis department of the Republican centre for hygiene, epidemiology and civil healthcare Veranika Shymanovuch has informed about it. The vaccination against influenza started at the beginning of October. It will last till the end of November. According to Veranika Shymanivuch, more than 216 thousand Belarusians have become victims of acute respiratory diseases since October 6. More than half of them were children.