Sumary of Will jab 50pc by year-end:
- Hasina, also the leader of the House, detailed the vaccination target while replying to a question from Rustum Ali Faraji, Jatiya Party lawmaker from Pirojpur-3, during a question-answer session chaired by Speaker Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury.
- Among the over 24.65 crore shots the government is supposed to get, more than 4.4 crore have already arrived in the country as gift or under different bilateral purchase agreements till September 12. Till that date, the government had more than 96.54 lakh doses in stock, she said.
- She also said people were given over 3.47 crore shots till September 12. Of the people, 2.09 crore received their first doses while 1.38 crore got both the doses.
- The schools resumed in-person classes on this Sunday (September 12), after around 18 months of closure, as the infection rate came down significantly.