A worker of the SM Downtown Tuguegarao receives his vaccine shot at the mall. (Photo by Gerina Rose Malubay-Torno)

TUGUEGARAO CITY-At least 25,000 vaccines were administered at the SM Center Tuguegarao Downtown here following the mission of the company to help provide convenient and accessible venues to help expedite the administration of COVID-19 vaccines.

The data is a part of the 48,754 vaccines served to villagers in the city, which translates into a 48.72-percent of the vaccines administered at the SM Downtown.

The company executives, who thanked local government leaders and local partners for making the vaccination drive possible, has also begun featuring the โ€œVax, Shop, and Dineโ€ promotions which reward individuals who have received their vaccine with discounts, freebies, or special offers from restaurants and shops.

Earlier, the mall received its Safety Seal which affirms good housekeeping for establishments that strictly comply with minimum health protocols.(Bill Visaya)