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Dhaka, April 5: The second dose of coronavirus vaccine is starting on Thursday (April 8). This information was given by Cabinet Secretary Khandaker Anwarul Islam. He made the remarks at a cabinet meeting briefing at the Secretariat on Monday (April 5). The meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Dhaka, February 23: The second consignment of Covishield vaccine has come from the Serum Institute of India for coronavirus prevention. At 12:22 am on 23 February, India's SpiceJet SG-0063 flight arrived at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport with a consignment of 2 million doses of the vaccine.
Dhaka, February 22: The second shipment of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine- Covishield- from India's Serum Institute will arrive in Bangladesh on Monday (February 22). Nazmul Hasan Papon, managing director of Beximco Pharma, a vaccine provider in the country, confirmed the information on Sunday.
Dhaka, January 29: Preparations have begun to send vaccines for coronavirus from India- kept at Beximco's pharmaceutical factory in Tongi, Gazipur- to 34 districts. Beximco Pharmaceutical Authority and local administration began sending vaccines under tight security on Thursday (January 28th) evening.
Dhaka, January 29: A total of 541 people were vaccinated against coronavirus at five government hospitals in the capital on Thursday (January 28). Among them were health workers, politicians and frontline workers. All are healthy and returned to normal work within 10-20 minutes after vaccination.
Dhaka, January 28: At least 125 people, including state minister Zunaid Ahmed Palak, were vaccinated at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) on Thursday.
Dhaka, January 28: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that Bangladesh will get 34 million vaccines. She made the remarks at the inaugural function of the coronavirus vaccine program at Kurmitola General Hospital in the capital on Wednesday (January 27).
Dhaka, January 28: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said that she will take the coronavirus vaccine after everyone has taken it.
Dhaka, January 28: The coronavirus vaccination program has officially started in the country by vaccinating 26 people at Kurmitola General Hospital. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the program on Wednesday (January 27) afternoon.
Dhaka, January 26: The Department of Drug Administration has approved the use of 5 million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine brought by Beximco Pharmaceuticals from India. Major General Mahbubur Rahman, Director General of the Department of Drug Administration, told reporters at a press conference on Tuesday (January 26).
Dhaka, January 26: Overall preparations for the inauguration of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, produced at the Serum Institute of India, have been completed at the Kurmitola General Hospital in the capital on Wednesday (January 26). Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the vaccination program by virtually joining tomorrow. Runu Veronica Costa, a senior staff nurse at Kurmitola General Hospital, will receive the first vaccine in the country's history. She will be accompanied by two other senior staff nurses, Munni Khatun and Rina Sarkar.
Dhaka, December 1: To curb the spread of Covid-19, the government will take a tougher stance on the use of masks and provide 30 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine to the public free of cost.