Manila City broke its own single-day vaccination record for the third consecutive day, vaccinating 27,338 individuals on June 16.
The local government was able to inoculate 1,310 more individuals on June 16 breaking its June 15 record of 26,028 vaccinations in a single day.
Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso thanked all Manileños for cooperating with the city’s #VaccineNation campaign.
The mayor also thanked the city’s healthcare workers, barangay workers, and the staff of the Manila Health Department.
Domagoso previously said the city’s daily vaccination target is 18,000.
The city has exceeded its daily target on May 29 with 21,824 vaccinations; June 14 with 25,668 jabs deployed; June 15 with 26,028; and June 16 with 27,338 individuals vaccinated.
As of June 16, Manila has deployed 407,780 vaccines, inoculating 276,706 individuals with the first dose, and 131,074 individuals with the second dose.