The Well being Secretary blamed supply schedules after the variety of day by day doses administered on Monday fell considerably week-on-week for the fifth day working.
Solely 192,341 first doses have been administered on the day, 30 per cent down on the week earlier than. The quantity on Sunday was down 40 per cent week-on-week, Saturday 26 per cent, Friday 32 per cent and Thursday 10 per cent.
The timetable of vaccine supply to frontline centres has meant charges have tended to drop repeatedly every Monday earlier than increase steadily all through the week. Nonetheless, the figures for the final week present sustained decline that goes past day by day fluctuations.
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