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Runu Costa becomes country’s first coronavirus vaccine receiver

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Published: 16:19, 27 January 2021  
Runu Costa becomes country’s first coronavirus vaccine receiver

Runu Beronica Costa, a senior staff nurse at Kurmitola General Hospital in the capital, has become the first person to be coronavirus vaccine receiver in Bangladesh.

She took the vaccine around 3:30 pm on Wednesday (January 27) just after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the vaccination programme.

PM attended the programme through video conference from her official residence ‘Gonobhabon’.

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