Covid-19 Vaccine

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Trial of Covid-19 jabs for children aged 5-11 years on Aug 11

Children aged between 5-11 will get vaccines against Covid-19 on a trial basis on August 11, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said today (August 7, 2022).

July 26, 2022
July 26, 2022

First, second doses of Covid-19 vaccine won’t be given after Nov

First and second doses of Covid-19 vaccine will not be available after November, a health official said today (July 26, 2022).

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

Daylong Covid-19 vaccination campaign across Bangladesh begins

The nationwide daylong Covid-19 vaccination campaign began this morning (July 19, 2022) to expedite inoculation and combat the outbreak of the deadly virus.

May 31, 2022
May 31, 2022

Bangladesh No. 1 recipient of Covid vaccines from Unicef under Covax

Unicef delivered over 190 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines to Bangladesh through Covax in one year.

May 13, 2022
May 13, 2022

Bangladesh, a Covid vaccination success story, says UNICEF

UNICEF has listed Bangladesh, Peru, Vietnam and the Philippines as "Covid-19 Vaccine Success Stories" in their recent report, noting that Bangladesh's vaccination rate has risen sharply.

May 2, 2022
May 2, 2022

None can be forced to get Covid-19 vaccine, India’s Supreme Court says

No individual in India can be forced to get vaccinated against Covid-19, the country’s Supreme Court said today.

March 8, 2022
March 8, 2022

Malaysia to allow quarantine-free entry for fully vaccinated tourists from Apr 1

Malaysia will reopen its border to international visitors from April 1, allowing fully vaccinated travellers to enter the country without quarantine, Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said on Tuesday (March 8).

January 30, 2022
January 30, 2022

Covid booster dose for all above 40: Health Minister

The government has again lowered the age limit -- to 40 -- for booster dose of Covid-19 vaccine.

September 27, 2021
September 27, 2021

80 lakh Covid shots in a single day!

The government will run a special campaign tomorrow to inoculate 80 lakh people with the first dose of Covid-19 vaccines and mark the birthday of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said yesterday.

March 23, 2021
March 23, 2021

Vaccine drive loses steam

Jahur Ali, a 44-year-old worker at a stone quarry in Tetulia, was utterly clueless about the ongoing Covid-19 vaccination campaign.