Health Minister Fahrettin Koca answered journalists’ questions after the cabinet meeting.
Making a statement on the “Mu variant” of the Corona virus, Health Minister Koca once again called attention to the importance of vaccination.
“MU VARIANT DETECTED IN 2 PEOPLE IN TURKEY”
Minister Koca said that “Mu Variant” was detected in 2 people in Turkey.
Koca said: “So far this has not happened except for 2 cases which we have identified as new variants. Mainly in the form of Delta and Delta Plus. Rates above 90 percent are also involved in these variants. I think the number of cases will decrease as the vaccination rate increases, ” he said.
” MASS PRODUCTION CAN BE DONE IN 2 MONTHS BY DOMESTIC VACCINE ”
Stating that there was no problem with the vaccine supply, Koca also gave a date for the national vaccine.
The husband said:
“We want to start mass production within the next 2 months. We do the booster dose in the general volunteer group. Therefore, the results of the booster dose will be published within 3 to 4 weeks. We will explain it too. The household vaccine is compared to Sinovac. We will see this comparison too.
“WE DO NOT PLAN TO CLOSE SCHOOLS”
The health minister added that they did not want to close schools due to the increase in cases.
Emphasizing that there is an asset to the vaccine, Minister Koca said that what should be done in what situation in schools is also determined.
Koca said there were no new restrictions on the scientific committee’s agenda.
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