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Another 1.5 lakh Sinopharm vaccines arrive this afternoon

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 01:29 PM, 26 October 2021  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Another consignment of 1.5 lakh doses of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine will arrive in the country from China on Tuesday afternoon.

The consignment of jabs is scheduled to arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka at 4:00 pm.

The International Red Crescent Society provided the vaccines to the Bangladesh government as a gift (grant).

Assistant Director of the Directorate General of Health Service (DGHS) Md Shahriar Sajjad, working at the airport, confirmed the information today. However, he did not reveal anything about the total dose of vaccine.