Published: 19 Jul 2021, 02:01 pm
Thirty lakh doses of Moderna vaccine will land in Dhaka at 7:30 pm from the United States under the Covax facility.
According to officials at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the vaccines were due to arrive in the morning, but the same could not happen due to a change in flight schedule, reports media.
With this new consignment, the US gives 50 lakh Moderna doses to Bangladesh under the Covax facility.
Bangladesh is one of the countries to have been enlisted for getting 3 crore doses of vaccine through Covax.