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Peloni: Vaccinations are expected to exceed 10 million on Thursday

Peloni: Vaccinations are expected to exceed 10 million on Thursday

The epidemiological condition in the country requires increased vigilance, government spokesperson Aristotelia Peloni said on Thursday during her briefing to the press.

However, she said, that the gradual prevailing of the variant Delta does not allow any complacency. We must observe the health protection measures, face masks, distances, she said.

Peloni also underlined that the vaccinations are expected to exceed 10 million on Thursday. "Already 5.520,000 have got the first dose of the vaccine and 4,730,000 millions have completed their vaccination".

Referring to the opening of the platform for the prepaid 150-euro Freedom Pass card for the age group 18-25 on Tuesday, she said that over 140,000 young people have already applied for the FreedomPass.

The card is valid until December 31 for purchases from Greek enterprises activating in the fields of tourism, culture and transport.

Finally, she announced Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis' schedule in the following days.

On Thursday evening, Mitsotakis will visit the General Hospital of Halkida and will hold meetings with the regional governor of Sterea Ellada (Central Greece) Fanis Spanos and the mayor of Halkida Elena Vaka.

On Friday at 10:00 he will meet with the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou at the Presidential mansion in the context of their monthly briefings.

On Saturday evening he will attend an event at the Presidential Mansion for the 47th anniversary since the restoration of Democracy in Greece.

On Monday at 11:00 he will chair a Cabinet meeting.

On Tuesday 27 July we will receive Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades at the Maximos Mansion and on 28 July he will host Greece, Cyprus, Jordan trilateral cooperation summit. On the same day he will meet with the King of Jordan Abdullah.

Source: ana-mpa