Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has hailed ‘a very positive’ response to Saint Lucia’s COVID-19 vaccine campaign, declaring that the war against the virus has begun.
Chastanet made the remarks in a video on his official Facebook page on Wednesday.
“The war against COVID has begun,” the PM declared.
Chastanet explained that for the first time the country has something with which to be more aggressive against the virus.
He spoke of the level of enthusiasm for the vaccine campaign while visiting vaccination sites at Micoud South and Dennery.
And he said everyone has commented on how great the nurses have been.
As a result, the PM expressed the hope that everyone would volunteer to take the vaccine.