120 million doses of BioNTech vaccine are coming to Turkey
Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca and BioNTech Company CEO Ugur Sahin signed a new agreement to accelerate the vaccination campaign in the summer and launched a strong vaccination campaign. According to this important agreement, 120 million doses of the Corona vaccine will be sent to Turkey by the end of September.
BioNTech CEO Prof. Dr. Ugur Sahin attended the Science Board Meeting of Turkey by video conference. In a press conference after a meeting of the Science Board; they plan to be sent vaccine doses to cover the months of July, August, and September, and he announced they will work day and night to bring the vaccine in time.
Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said that with this vaccination campaign, the decline in cases will be permanent. "We want to continue this process through personal measures and widespread vaccination, rather than precautionary bans. Along with widespread vaccination, getting the pandemic off our agenda will be our main goal. We now want to return to the pre-epidemic era,’ he added.
Turkey is going to have normalization of covid-19 as of June and in addition, Alanya, Antalya, Bodrum, Muğla, especially in tourism regions, with the mandatory vaccination campaign will be a more reliable environment. Both tourism and the real estate sector are expected to shine with these strong agreements and measures taken.