“Kamchatka has received a vaccine against the new coronavirus infection Sputnik-M for adolescents aged 12 to 17,” the report says.

A total of 480 vaccine kits were delivered.

Earlier it became known that the first batch of the Sputnik M vaccine for adolescents arrived in the Saratov region.

The former chief sanitary doctor of Russia, ex-State Duma deputy Gennady Onishchenko, in an interview with NSN, recalled the need for vaccination against the backdrop of the spread of the omicron strain of coronavirus.