China administers record daily number of COVID-19 vaccines

A staff member gastures to a person to enter a booth to get a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at a vaccination center in Beijing

BEIJING (Reuters) – China carried out about 9.6 million vaccinations against COVID-19 on April 29, bringing the total number administered to 253.46 million, according to data released by the National Health Commission on Friday.

That marks the highest daily dose number since China started to report vaccination figures on a daily basis.

(Reporting by Beijing Newsroom; editing by John Stonestreet)

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