The large-scale inoculation of the new coronavirus vaccine by the Self-Defense Forces began on the 10th, expanding the inoculation limit to 5040 people per day at the venue in Tokyo.

Large-scale inoculations by the Self-Defense Forces are being carried out in Tokyo and Osaka, and at the venue in Otemachi, Tokyo, where inoculation began on the 31st of last month, the inoculation limit, which was initially 720 people a day, was gradually expanded, and on the 10th. It became 5040 people from.

In the morning of the 10th, it was raining cold, and people who made reservations in advance visited the venue one after another, wearing umbrellas and boots.

A woman in her 50s in Matsudo City, Chiba Prefecture, said that she was able to make a reservation due to the expansion of the inoculation quota. I chose. It's been 7 months since the second vaccination, so I was relieved to receive the third vaccination. "

After that, since there is a risk of heavy snowfall in the 23 wards of Tokyo, the Ministry of Defense should act with plenty of time for those who booked the vaccination, and call the call center when canceling on the day of the vaccination. I'm calling.

On the other hand, the inoculation quota at the venue in Tokyo is already filled with reservations until the 13th of this month, but for the week from the 14th to the 20th of this month, there is a vacancy for about 1300 people as of 9 am on the 10th. Is that there is.

The large-scale inoculation by the Self-Defense Forces is scheduled to be expanded in Osaka from the 14th of this month, and the government hopes to further accelerate the third inoculation.