Bangladesh: Orders 30m doses of Covishield COVID-19 Vaccine from India - MellonPost

Bangladesh: Orders 30m doses of Covishield COVID-19 Vaccine from India

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Bangladesh Orders 30 million doses of Covishield COVID-19 Vaccine from India.

Bangladesh has on Thursday made a move to order 30 million doses of Covishield COVID-19 vaccine from India.

Bangladesh recorded 785 new cases of COVID-19 and 16 new deaths from the disease on Friday.

According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), the current number of cases now stands at 520,690 with 7,734 deaths, making it a smart move for the country to begin inoculation of its citizens with the Covishield COVID-19 Vaccine.

According to the official data the total number of recovered patients in the country rose to 465,279 including 833 new recoveries on Friday.

The recovery rate is now pegged at 89.36 percent, however, the country is doing all it can to curtail the spread of the virus.