April 2, 2021: according to the Ministry of Health of Rostov Oblast, about 6 per cent of the adult population (125.5 thousand people) has already been vaccinated against COVID-19. Among them, 91.5 thousand people have completed the second vaccination. More than 179.6 thousand doses of Sputnik V have been delivered to 51 medical units of the region.
It is estimated that at least 60 per cent of the population (approximately 2 million people) will be vaccinated.
Rostov Oblast Governor Vasily Golubev announced earlier that the supplies of Sputnik V have become constant and regular. If necessary, the number of involved medical units may be increased.
As of April 2, 81077 cases of COVID-19 have been registered in Rostov Oblast, and 72862 persons have already recovered.