Thursday, 25 February 2021
COVID-19 vaccine: Second dose to begin on 7 April
Health and family welfare minister Zahid Maleque on Tuesday said the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine is set to begin on 7 April as the countrywide vaccination campaign was launched on 7 February.
23 Feb 2021, 22:34
New COVID-19 cases down 16 pc last week: WHO
The number of new cases of COVID-19 reported worldwide fell by 16 per cent last week to 2.7 million, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said
18 Feb 2021, 14:00
Progress in vaccination
Let the programme be universal
Such an encouraging response from the people needs to continue, if this vaccine programme is to succeed. This is the first important thing
17 Feb 2021, 14:23
Second dose of COVID vaccine to be administered after 8 weeks
The government has decided to administer the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine eight weeks after the first dose.
15 Feb 2021, 22:39
Second consignment of COVID vaccines to arrive 22 Feb: Papon
Some two to three million (20-30 lakhs) more shots of COVID-19 vaccines will arrive in Bangladesh on 22 February, said Nazmul Hassan Papon, managing director of Beximco Pharmaceuticals.
15 Feb 2021, 16:10
PM Hasina says other countries also offering vaccines
Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday said many countries have expressed their interest to provide COVID-19 vaccines to Bangladesh
14 Feb 2021, 17:59
COVID-19 vaccination: No more ‘on-spot’ registration
The government has scrapped the 'on-spot' registration for coronavirus doses to avoid crowd in centres and properly run the vaccination campaign, health minister Zahid Maleque said Thursday.
11 Feb 2021, 22:49
Tips before you get the COVID-19 vaccination
Before getting vaccinated against COVID-19, a few tips can be taken into consideration to make the process easier and hassle-free
11 Feb 2021, 14:45
46,509 administered COVID-19 vaccines on second day
A total of 46,509 people were administered Covid-19 vaccines on the second day of countrywide vaccination campaign.
08 Feb 2021, 22:50
31,160 administered COVID-19 vaccines on first day of nationwide drive
The vaccination drive was conducted at 50 hospitals in the Dhaka city and 1,005 hospitals outside the capital today.
07 Feb 2021, 23:00