25 lakh Pfizer vaccine shots to reach Dhaka tomorrow...

Dhaka, Saturday   16 October 2021

25 lakh Pfizer vaccine shots to reach Dhaka tomorrow

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:27 PM, 26 September 2021   Updated: 06:23 PM, 26 September 2021

25 lakh Pfizer vaccine shots to reach Dhaka tomorrow

25 lakh Pfizer vaccine shots to reach Dhaka tomorrow

Another consignment of 25 lakh doses of Pfizer-Bioentech vaccine under COVAX arrangement will arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka tomorrow, said a press release from the health ministry today.

The consignment will arrive from Florida, the USA by cargo plane at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport at 10.15 pm, said the press release.

According to the release, the US Ambassador to Bangladesh, Mr. Earl R. Miller, Director General of the Department of Health Abul Bashar Mohammad Khurshid Alam, and other senior officials in the health sector will receive the vaccines consignment.

In total, Bangladesh has received a total of 36,04,480 jabs of Pfizer vaccines under the COVAX facility so far.

DailyBangladesh/SA