Some 2.45 lakh AstraZeneca vaccine doses arrive Dhaka
Published : Saturday, 24 July, 2021 at 3:50 PM Count : 440
The first consignment of 2.45 lakh doses of AstraZeneca vaccine, gifted by Japan, reached Dhaka on Saturday afternoon under the COVAX.
A Biman of Cathay Pacific Airlines landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at about 3:20pm.
Bangladesh Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen received the vaccine at the airport.
The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has planned to provide the AstraZeneca vaccine doses to those who have not yet received the second dose.