Around 1.21 crore countrymen receive vaccine jabs...

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Around 1.21 crore countrymen receive vaccine jabs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:54 AM, 27 July 2021   Updated: 10:53 AM, 27 July 2021

Collected

Collected

Around 1,20,87,873 people of the country have come under the Covid-19 vaccine. Among them, 77,77,430 people took the 1st dose and 43,10,443 took the 2nd dose. 

Among the 1st dose vaccine recipients, 47,64,151 are males and 30,13,279 are females. Among the 2nd dose vaccine recipients, 27,52,200 are males and 15,58,243 are females.

Among the vaccine jabs – 1,01,18,119 people of the country have given AstraZeneca vaccine Covishield, 14,97,281 people have given China’s Sinopharm vaccine, 50,523 people took Pfizer-BioNTech, and 4,21,950 took Moderna vaccine.    

Among the AstraZeneca vaccine recipients – 63,54,871 are males and 37,63,248 are females. Of these – 42,98,086 people have taken the 2nd dose and 58,20,033 have taken the 1st dose. The 2nd dose of the vaccine was given to 27,45,792 males and 15,52,294 females. The 1st dose of the vaccine was given to 36,09,079 males and 22,10,294 females.

The information was stated in a press release signed by Dr. Mizanur Rahman, director of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

Meanwhile, China’s Sinopharm vaccine roll-up has started on June 19. In the 2nd phase of the mass vaccination program, 8,62,593 are males and 5,34,688 are females have given the vaccine jab so far. Of these vaccinators – 14,85,212 took the 1st dose and 12,069 took the 2nd dose. The 1st dose of the vaccine was given to 8,56,352 males and 6,28,860 females and the 2nd dose of the vaccine was given to 6,241 males and 5,828 females.

50,523 people have been given the vaccine jab of Pfizer-BioNTech in 7 centers in Dhaka. Of these – 43,402 are males and 7,121 are females. Among the vaccine recipients, 50,235 received the 1st dose and 288 took the 2nd dose. The 1st dose of vaccine was given to 43,235 men and 7000 women and the 2nd dose was given to 167 men and 121 women.

Meanwhile, Moderna vaccines roll-up has been started in the city corporations of the country from July 13. So far, 4,21,590 people have taken this vaccine. Among them, 2,55,855 males and 1,66,465 females.

The DGHS informed 1,26,12,447 people have registered for the Covid-19 vaccine till 5:30 pm on Monday.

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