Printed on Mon Sep 26 2022 6:13:03 PM

Mass vaccination programme on Prime Minister's birthday

Staff Correspondent
The Corona vaccination campaign is being launched on the occasion of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's birthday. September 28 is her 75th birthday. This activity will start on the same day.

On Sunday, September 26 in the morning, the Director-General of the Department of Health (DG) Professor Abul Basar Mohammad Khurshid Alam gave this information.

He said, "About 2 crore vaccines will be given regularly every month including 1 crore through the campaign. We have adequate stock of vaccines. We have confirmed the source of the required vaccine in the coming days."

Earlier, the Department of Health had arranged two mass vaccinations in the country. However, this time it has been organized on the birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. A target of at least 80 lakh doses of vaccine has been set for the day. In other words, there will be mass vaccination in the third phase.

In the first phase, a 6-day campaign was conducted at the union and ward level. However, many expressed dissatisfaction with various inconsistencies in management. At the beginning of this month, the second dose was given to the people who were vaccinated in the first phase of the vaccination campaign.

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