ISLAMABAD: An important announcement has been made by the Federal Ministry of Health that Pakistan is likely to receive the second consignment of Corona vaccine ” Sinopharm” in the next 24 hours.
An important announcement has been made by the Federal Ministry of Health stating that Pakistan will soon receive the second batch of Sinopharm of anti-corona vaccine. According to the health department, China will provide another 500,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccine.
The health department says Sputnik vaccine has been allowed to be imported for a limited time and steps have been taken to import it from Russia on an emergency basis.
The Department of Health also said that doses of AstraZeneca are expected to arrive later this month, as the import of AstraZeneca has already been approved by the federation, and the covax Group will donate the vaccine to developing and poor countries.
It may be recalled that last week a special aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force arrived with the first consignment of corona vaccine from China, after which it was delivered to the provinces and the process of vaccinating the frontline personnel fighting the global epidemic is underway.