Covid-19 vaccines

June 1, 2022
June 1, 2022

Bangladesh top recipient of vaccines from Unicef

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

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

We need a social business model of medicine production

Patent-free global medicine production is the way to go in order to fight the next pandemic.

May 19, 2022
May 19, 2022

India calls out West: Food grains shouldn’t go the way of Covid vaccines

India has called out western countries and cautioned that food grains should not go the way of Covid-19 vaccines, as it voiced concern over hoarding, discrimination and the “unjustified increase” in food prices which threaten food security of vulnerable countries amidst the war in Ukraine.

May 1, 2022
May 1, 2022

Over 25 crore Covid vaccine doses administered so far: DGHS

As of April 30, a total of 25,77,93,863 doses of Covid-19 vaccine, including booster doses, have been administered since the countrywide vaccination campaign was launched on February 7 last year.

September 29, 2021
September 29, 2021

Over 66 lakh shots given

The country more than doubled its previous record of single-day vaccinations as the government inoculated more than 66 lakh people against Covid-19 yesterday.

February 14, 2021
February 14, 2021

Several countries offering Bangladesh Covid-19 vaccines: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina says several countries have expressed interest to provide Covid-19 vaccines to Bangladesh, and the country will receive those to ensure vaccination up to rural level.

January 31, 2021
January 31, 2021

Covid-19 vaccines reached 36 districts: health directorate DG

As the countrywide inoculation will start from February 7, the Covid-19 vaccines have already reached 36 districts while the rest will be delivered by tomorrow.

January 21, 2021
January 21, 2021

'Gift from India': Covid-19 vaccines arrive in Dhaka

A consignment of Covid-19 vaccines, "gift" from India, reached Bangladesh this morning.