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Students aged 12-17 years to get vaccine from Nov 1

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Published: 15:07, 28 October 2021   Update: 15:25, 28 October 2021
Students aged 12-17 years to get vaccine from Nov 1

Health Minister Zahid Maleque has said that students aged 12 to 17 years will get vaccine from November 1.

The minister said this to journalists after a Cabinet meeting on Thursday.

“We have already completed a list of students aged 12-17 years, and the education ministry has sent the list to ICT ministry. We will set up 12 centers across Dhaka city. Other general centers will continue their activities as usual”, he said.

“We have now two crore dozes of vaccine. We have a plan to give vaccine to about 80 lakh people today, tomorrow and Saturday”, he also said.

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