3rd consignment of AstraZeneca jabs from Japan to reach Dhaka Tuesday

FE ONLINE REPORT | Tuesday, 3 August 2021

Bangladesh is going to receive the third consignment of AstraZeneca Vaccine from Japan today (Tuesday).

A flight of All Nippon Airways (ANA), carrying an amount of 6,16,780 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine, departed from Terminal-1, Narita airport at 21:15 hrs.

With this consignment, the total amount of dispatched vaccines from Japan as of now stands at 16,43,300 doses.

This delivery is a part of Japan’s commitment of supplying over 3.0 million doses of vaccine under the WHO-COVAX mechanism.

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