Aug 02, 2021

'Both jabs of COVID-19 vaccine needed to survive Delta variant' Featured

Director of the Department of Immunology and Molecular Medicine of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura - Dr. Chandima Jeewandara has said that both doses must be taken to survive the rapidly spreading Covid-19 Delta variant.

Even if five months have elapsed since the first dose, the second dose must be taken, he added.

Noting that AstraZeneca and Covishield are the same vaccine, Dr. Jeewandara urged the public to take the vaccine without any fear or suspicion.