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Mass vaccination drive from September 28 again

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Published: 15:23, 26 September 2021   Update: 16:53, 26 September 2021
Mass vaccination drive from September 28 again

Covid-19 mass vaccination drive will begin across the country again on September 28. The step was taken on the occasion of the birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.

Prof Dr. Abul Bashar Mohammad Khurshid Alam, director general (Health) of DGHS, confirmed the matter on Sunday (September 26).

He said that about 80 lakh doses of the COVID-19 vaccine would be administered on that day. Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Maleque will brief the media on the program in the afternoon.

Following the issue, Prof Dr ABM Abdullah said that two crore of doses will be given every month.

In reply to a question he also said, sinopharm vaccine will be given this time.