The long line for the shot | Daily FT

Although the queue forms around 5 a.m. the vaccination starts at 9 and ends around 3 p.m., strict public service hours. Some days, even before 3, the centre runs out of medicine. One would have thought that the main purpose of such a campaign would be to vaccinate the largest number in the quickest time in order to develop community immunity If somewhat unseemly, the communication is reassuring; the Western medical approach is alive and kicking; ‘muthra saha lay pariksava’ (urine and blood testing facilities) abound in the country. In the capital city of Colombo, swept by trade winds for centu…

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