Ordos has begun offering COVID-19 booster shots to people over 18 who have already been vaccinated for more than six months.
Ordos started a free vaccination program to inoculate citizens against the human papilloma virus, becoming the first city in China to do so.
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Two reported imported cases of COVID-19 in Hanggin Banner were declared negative after the patients' nucleic acid tests were re-examined.
A total of 8,216 people in Ordos city had received the first injection of the coronavirus vaccine as of Jan 8.
Starting in 2021, Ordos city in the Inner Mongolia autonomous region is offering offer free vaccinations against human papilloma virus for female residents from ages 13 to 18.