Veteran AL leader Amu receives COVID-19 vaccine...

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Veteran AL leader Amu receives COVID-19 vaccine

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:50 PM, 25 February 2021  

Amir Hossain Amu received coronavirus vaccine at the Jatiya Sangsad Secretariat Clinic

Amir Hossain Amu received coronavirus vaccine at the Jatiya Sangsad Secretariat Clinic

Amir Hossain Amu, a veteran member of the Awami League's advisory council, former industries minister and coordinator and spokesperson of the ruling party-led 14-Party Alliance, has been vaccinated against coronavirus. 

He took the vaccine at the Jatiya Sangsad Secretariat Clinic on Thursday afternoon.

Meanwhile, a nationwide vaccination campaign against coronavirus is underway. So far, more than 2.5 million people have been vaccinated. 

It has been reported that 2 million doses of vaccine reached Bangladesh as a gift from the Seram Institute of India to prevent the coronavirus pandemic on January 21. Later, according to the agreement, another 5 million doses of coronavirus vaccine arrived in the country on January 25. On January 26, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the vaccination program. Later, on February 8, a mass vaccination drive started all over the country. 

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