Pakistan to receive second batch of Sinopharm vaccine: ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will likely to get its second consignment of purchased coronavirus vaccine on Wednesday (today).
The 2nd set of half a million doses of China-made Covid-19 injection, Sinopharm, will certainly reach Islamabad in a special trip from China.
Four consignments of vaccine from China have actually reached Islamabad so far, while another half a million doses of the vaccination will get to today.
The following half a million dosages of Sinopharm injection, will get to Islamabad on April 1st, sources stated.
Pakistan has agreed to buy 5 million dosages of Sinopharm vaccine as well as the very first set of the bought vaccine landed in Islamabad the other day by a special trip from China.
China has earlier gifted 15 million doses of Sinopharm injection to Pakistan.
Pakistan likewise getting bulk Covid-19 vaccination from China’s CanSino Biologics by mid-April, Planning and also Advancement Minister Asad Umar exposed on Tuesday.
“We will certainly be obtaining bulk injection by mid april from Cansino where three million injection dosages can be made,” he tweeted.
“The bulk vaccination received will certainly be developed, decontaminated as well as packed in Pakistan. For this objective unique tools has been obtained and also manpower is being educated,” Umar, that likewise heads the National Command and also Operation Centre (NCOC), said.