Within an hour after the portal for Covid vaccination appointments for people aged 53-54 opened on Friday morning all Pfizer jabs were taken.
Specifically out of a total of 6,425 slots booked within an hour 5,060 were for Pfizer and the rest for Astrazeneca, Philenews reports.
The portal with 15,000 available appointments opened at 7:30am on Friday and will close at 8pm on Saturday with AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccines on offer.
On Thursday, Cyprus broke the 200,000 mark of vaccinations, according to an official announcement.
Specifically, a total of 198,060 vaccinations were administered by Tuesday, out of which 141.000 concerned the 1st dose and 57,060 both doses.
The aim of the Ministry is for the vaccination coverage of the population to proceed at an even faster pace, the announcement also said.