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Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 24: The Covid-19 vaccination drive is underway in the country. The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said a total of 26 crore 4 lakh 35 thousand 914 doses of vaccine have been administered so far since the beginning of the vaccination programme.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, May 5: Bangladesh is one of the few countries in the world to have received free corona vaccines from the World Health Organization (WHO).
Corona vaccine may be required every year, all types of vaccines will be produced in the country: Health Minister
Dhaka, April 22: Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque MP has hinted at vaccinating against coronavirus every year. He said it was not yet certain whether the corona would be vaccinated every year. But we are preparing. Measures have been taken to produce all types of vaccines in the country. He said this while inspecting the Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) admission test for the 2021-22 academic year at Government Titumir College in the capital on Friday (April 22) at 10:30 am.
Dhaka, April 12: A total of 11 crore 51 lakh 46 thousand 677 people have received the second dose of vaccine against the coronavirus in Bangladesh. It is about 97 percent of the target population and 68 percent of the total population.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, April 9: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon the international community to increase their contribution to some countries, which are still far from the goal of vaccination.
Dhaka, March 31: Health Minister Zahid Maleque has said that coronavirus vaccination activities will continue in the country during the coming holy month of Ramadan. "Vaccination will continue throughout the country during the month of Ramadan," he said. "Vaccination can be taken as usual from the centers where vaccinations are being given."
Dhaka, March 16: On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a special program has been launched to administer 32.5 million doses of anti-coronavirus vaccine from Thursday (March 17) to March 31, said Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque.
Dhaka, February 22: The government wants to vaccinate one crore people across the country on February 26. The main target of vaccination on that day is working people. Because many of them have not been vaccinated now.
Dhaka, February 16: The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has announced the good news for those who do not receive SMS even after registering to get vaccinated against coronavirus infection. From now on, vaccination will be given as soon as person reaches the center, no SMS is required.
Dhaka, February 7: Vaccination with booster doses will be over by the end of this year. Health Minister Zahid Maleque told reporters after a cabinet meeting at the Secretariat on Monday (February 7th).
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, February 4: Since the inauguration of the vaccination progamme in the country to tackle Covid-19, 16 crore 25 lakh 48 thousand 352 doses (including first and second doses) have been administered.
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 31: The government has decided to use singe-dose Johnson & Johnson jabs to vaccinate people, who move around the city, as the particular vaccine does not require a second shot.
Dhaka, January 30, 2022: From now on, 12-year-old children will also be vaccinated against coronavirus in Bangladesh.
Dhaka, January 22: With the proper initiative of the government, 31 crore vaccines of Corona virus (Covid-19) have been introduced in the country. Of this, nine crore vaccines are still in stock. This was stated by Awami League Joint-General Secretary and Information and Broadcasting Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud at a mask distribution function held at Sheikh Russell Chattar in front of Chittagong Deputy Commissioner's Office on Saturday (January 22).
Own Correspondent, Dhaka, January 22: Two MPs from Sirajganj have been infected with coronavirus. One of them received three doses of vaccine while the other got two.