COVID booster dose campaign starts officially in Dhaka

  |  Tuesday, December 28th, 2021 |  12:36 pm
       

The government on Tuesday started COVID-19 booster dose for senior citizens aged 60 and frontliners in the capital with limited scale.

The campaign began at 9am at the hospital in Dhaka.

No one will be allowed to get the dose without the SMS and the third dose will be given from the same center where the first two were taken from. He/she will must come with COVID vaccine card.

The hospitals are Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU), Kurmitola General Hospital, Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH), Shaikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery, 250-bed TB Hospital in Shyamoli, Kuwait Bangladesh Friendship Hospital and Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital.

The Pfizer vaccine will be used for the purpose,

Last week, the government conducted the trial basis booster dose campaign.

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