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Navotas provides anti-pneumonia vaccines to senior citizens

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A total of 250 senior citizens from Navotas City received anti-pneumonia vaccines on Monday.

Navotas Mayor John Rey Tiangco witnessed the event.

Tiangco said the city was able to receive doses of the pneumococcal vaccine, and he decided to prioritize the elderly in administering these.

He said the city would acquire more doses so that it could protect more of its residents from pneumonia.

He also advised them to continue to adhere to health protocols as COVID-19 cases are still increasing.