No A4 COVID vaccination in malls, but walk-ins allowed


Bacolod City, Negros Occidental— There will be no slots for A4 or those who belong under the essential sectors in today’s vaccination at the 3 mega vaccination centers located in three major malls, according to an announcement released by the Bacolod City Public Information Office.

But the PIO said that vaccination sites will continue to cater to individuals who will walk-in under A1 to A3 and A5. A total of 2,000 shots of Johnson & Johnson has been reserved for today’s vaccination.

The information office said that Ayala Mall will cater to up to 1,000 single shots of J&J, while SMX and Robinsons will have a maximum of 500 jabs each.

Meanwhile, vaccination in barangays of Alangilan, Bata, Singcang, Sum-ag, Taculing & Villamonte will only cater to vaccinees on appointment basis.

As for the administration of AstraZeneca’s second dose, the PIO said that Ayala Malls and SMX will cater on appointment basis as well. Those who were inoculated with Sinovac meanwhile may avail their second dose in 3 mega vaccination sites, but on appointment basis too.