The Ministry of Health says the percentage of individuals between the ages of 20 and 29 obtaining COVID-19 vaccines is relatively low.
Media Spokesman of the Ministry Specialist Dr. Hemantha Herath said individuals should obtain any type of vaccine regardless of its brand.
Dr. Herath said the expected numbers of youth are not getting vaccinated.
He added claims of sexual potency being affected if vaccinated are circulating at present, adding it practically has not been proven in any part of the world adding it cannot be ruled out either.
However, Dr. Herath claimed the most suitable move at present is to ensure one is vaccinated to boost immunity against the coronavirus.