The same source told Lusa that on Saturday and Sunday about 131,000 young people aged 12 to 15 were vaccinated, of which more than 127,000 received the second doses, and that about 23,000 did not complete their vaccination due to missing their appointment.

“During this weekend, about 23 thousand young people missed their second dose. As happened last week, it is estimated that the vast majority of these young people will be vaccinated during this week, in the “open house” programme.

The latest vaccination report by the Directorate-General for Health, released on the 7th, indicated that more than 156 thousand young people between 12 and 17 years old had already been fully vaccinated (25%) and that more than 504 thousand (81%) had received the first dose.