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Bp Mayor Calls for Making Results of Antibody Tests on Sinopharm Recipients Public

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.06.10.

Gergely Karácsony, the mayor of Budapest, has sent a letter to the prime minister asking Viktor Orbán to make the results of antibody lab tests of Sinopharm vaccine recipients public, his office said on Wednesday.

Karácsony has also asked for the government to offer free antibody testing to everybody inoculated with the Chinese Covid vaccine and provide a third booster jab to those that have not developed immunity.

Karácsony has been contacted by persons who had been vaccinated with Sinopharm and asked for his help because antibody tests they took revealed that the vaccine failed to make many of them develop immunity and representatives of a group of more than three thousand people set up to share experiences with Sinopharm met the mayor on Tuesday.

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The statement said that in case the government refuses to offer free antibody tests in the foreseeable future, Budapest will make the necessary arrangements to do so within its powers.

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