Bangladesh is going to receive 25 lakh doses of Pfizer vaccine at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka today. The health ministry made the announcement yesterday.
The vaccines will arrive at 10:15pm from Florida, USA under the COVAX initiative.
The director general of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) and the US ambassador will be present at the airport to receive the vaccines. Bangladesh will receive a total of 36,04,480 jabs of Pfizer vaccines.