‘Blessing’ from India: 20 lakh dosages of Covid-19 antibody to arrive at Dhaka tomorrow

The 20 lakh dosages of Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 immunization – "blessing" from Indian government – will arrive at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka around 1:30pm tomorrow. 

Wellbeing Minister Zahid Maleque will get the antibodies while Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami and other government authorities will go to the occasion. 

Secretary of the wellbeing administrations Abdul Mannan shared the data at a question and answer session this early afternoon. 

There will likewise be a dry sudden spike in demand for 400-500 individuals at Dhaka Medical College Hospital, Kurmitola General Hospital, Mugda Medical College Hospital and Kuwait Bangladesh Friendship Government Hospital. 

"We will hold these immunization beneficiaries under perception for seven days," Abdul Mannan said. 

The day preceding beginning the dry run, Prime Minister Sheik Hasina will for all intents and purposes initiate the immunization crusade at an emergency clinic in Dhaka. 

Some 20-25 wellbeing laborers and other bleeding edge laborers, political dissidents and common society individuals will be immunized at the debut meeting.