Around 20 The opening of the kindergartens is expected in May, according to the Deputy Minister of the Interior, Stelio Petsa. «Για τους βρεφονηπιακούς σταθμούς, is a discussion we have had. Experts point out that children at this age find it difficult to undergo self-tests and wear masks. They are expected to open around 20-24 May. We are in contact with the experts ", he said characteristically.
The same, commenting on whether vaccination will become mandatory for health professionals, after low vaccination rates in the industry, he told Mega that "It has been discussed that vaccination should be mandatory for health professionals, if low rates continue. I am disappointed with the involvement of the administrative and nursing staff. It is something that the government and the Ministry of Health are considering ".
Commenting on the case of a 44-year-old woman who lost her life a few hours after being vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine, Mr.. Petsas said that: «Αυτό που έχει σημασία είναι αυτό που έθιξε και ο ίδιος ο σύζυγος της 44χρονης. Quickly to have the conclusion of the competent services to show what came of the death of the 44-year-old. We need to know if there was a correlation between vaccination and death. For such issues it is necessary to have answers and no shadows. It is the duty of the state to give answers ".
Regarding when young people will be able to choose the vaccine they will do, he said: "I think the announcement of vaccination at a younger age has given relief to our society.. In May we will have many millions of vaccinations and this will help get to the point where anyone wants to be vaccinated, to do it the next day. What availability will there be, in which vaccines, we will see then. Based on planning, from June onwards there will be a plethora of vaccines. A limited number of vaccines were given in the first three months, due to lack ".