Kuban plans to vaccinate against influenza about three million people

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in foobarcontroller vaccination centers is preparing to get vaccinated against the flu. Archival photoKuban plans to vaccinate against influenza about three million people© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

Against flu in the Krasnodar region it is planned to vaccinate about 3 million people, more than 80% of them have already received the vaccine, said RIA Novosti the Governor Veniamin Kondratiev.

«In this season in the Krasnodar region it is planned to impart against a flu of about 3 million people. To date, more than 80% have already been vaccinated. That is, almost half the population of Kuban – more than 2.4 million people took part in the vaccination,» said Kondratev.

According to the head of the region, «it is a responsible approach to their health». «Because immunization is the most affordable and effective measure for preventing influenza and helps to avoid epidemics. Now in the region the incidence of influenza and SARS in 7 times below the epidemic threshold. Statistics say that the vast majority of cases of influenza – those who has not been immunized», — concluded the Governor.

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