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Singapore to Give Financial Aid to People Affected by Vaccine

  • More than 113,000 individuals have received first dose of shot
  • Three cases of anaphylaxis identified so far: health ministry
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Singapore will grant financial assistance to people who suffer serious side effects related to the Covid-19 vaccine in a bid to boost confidence among those being inoculated.

More than 113,000 people have received their first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine as of Jan. 27, the city-state’s health ministry said in a statement. Over 50 individuals have received the second dose and completed the full vaccination regimen.