Sumary of 10cr people to get Covid shots by Dec:
- He came up with the statement hours after 54 lakh doses of Sinopharm’s Covid-19 vaccine reached Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport from China.
- “Around 20 crore shots of Covid vaccine will arrive by that time [December] and we will be able to vaccinate 10 crore people with those,” he told reporters following an event at the National Institute of Mental Health &
- ” According to health officials, the government has a stock of around 1.5 crore doses of Covid vaccines, including those 54 lakh doses from China.
- Yesterday, a flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines landed at HSIA at 12:44am with the Sinopharm vaccines, Dr Shamsul Haque, a line director at the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), told The Daily Star.
- On behalf of the government, Dr Shamsul received the consignment at the airport.
- 48 DIE, 1,327 GET COVID Meanwhile, the DGHS reported 48 people died of Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00am yesterday.