Apr 25, 2021

Vaccine is the final solution to the COVID-19 pandemic - President

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that only vaccination is the final solution to the COVID-19 pandemic.

In a media release, the Presidential Media Division quotes the President as saying that the government has a strong programme in place to vaccinate the people of the country.

He had further stated that in order to overcome this challenge successfully, people must strictly follow all the rules, regulations and instructions recommended by the health authorities, similar to during the first wave of the pandemic.

He had also stated that the government has made arrangements to import four of the COVID-19 vaccines currently approved by the World Health Organization (WHO) and that are to be approved in the near future.