New York cuts the eligible age for the COVID-19 vaccine to 30 years

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Governor Andrew Cuomo said in a statement that New Yorkers aged 30 or over will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine starting March 30, and all residents aged 16 or over will be eligible as of April 6.

"Today we are taking a huge step in the battle to defeat Covid," Cuomo said on Monday in a statement.

Due to limited supply, the statement encouraged residents to be patient and advised them not to come to the vaccination sites without an appointment.


29 March 2021

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