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Senior citizens must get priority

KUCHING: A woman politician has suggested that senior citizens and people with disabilities (PwDs) be prioritised for walk-in vaccinations. Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) Women’s chief Datuk Seri Doris Sophia Brodie said the walk-in vaccination concept and its mechanics should be...

Nangka PBB Youth registers 130 senior citizens for jabs

SIBU: The Nangka PBB Youth has successfully registered 130 senior citizens aged 70 and above here for the Covid-19 vaccination. Nangka PBB Branch chief Dr Annuar Rapaee said on Sunday (June 20) the senior citizens were tracked down from June...

Senior citizen relieved after getting jab

BY PENERANGAN LUNDU: A 73-year-old disabled senior citizen felt very relieved after receiving his first dose of Sinovac vaccine injection at the Lundu Community Hall here on Thursday. According to Yatai Tikiek who was accompanied by his wife Jikim Nylied, 71,...

Give priority to senior citizens

KUCHING: The authorities have been urged to check why many senior citizens have not received their Covid-19 vaccine appointments although they have registered for vaccination since February this year. In making this call, Alliance for Safe Community chairman Tan Sri...

155 inoculated under NCIP

DALAT: A total of 155 people, mostly senior citizens, received Covid-19 vaccine here today in line with the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme (NCIP). The event was held at Stadium Perpaduan Dalat from 7am to 12 noon, with the vaccine being...

Kuching old folks home residents get vaccine jabs

KUCHING: Fifty-eight out of 59 senior citizens of old folks home Rumah Seri Kenangan (RSK) here have been vaccinated. The only one who missed out was not eligible due to health factors, said Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood...

Sickly senior citizen finally gets help

KUCHING: The hopes and prayers of a sickly senior citizen have finally been answered. Charity non-governmental organisation (NGO) Hope Place came calling recently, bringing along various contributions for the 69-year-old. Hope Place revealed that Beti Kada, who suffers from multiple illnesses,...

300 senior citizens in Lundu jabbed

LUNDU: About 300 senior citizens here received their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine on Sunday (May 23). Sarawak Public Communication Unit said the recipients are those between 70 and 85 years old. When met, they expressed their gratitude towards the...

252 senior citizens receive Pfizer jabs

JULAU: A total of 252 senior citizens received the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at the Julau Community Hall vaccination centre here on Tuesday (May 18). Julau District Officer and director of the Julau District Covid-19 Immunisation Task Force (CITF), Khalid Andong,...

Don’t believe fake news about Covid-19 vaccines

KANGAR: Senior citizens who successfully completed two doses of Covid-19 vaccine under the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme yesterday urged the public to stop worrying about getting vaccinated. Nearly 1,000 senior citizens who received the vaccine at the Dewan 2020 vaccination...
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Senior citizens must get priority

KUCHING: A woman politician has suggested that senior citizens and people with disabilities (PwDs) be prioritised for walk-in vaccinations. Parti...
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