July 21, 2021
Wed, Jul 21, 2021
Pakistan on Wednesday obtained extra doses of Pfizer in addition to China’s Sinopharm vaccine, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) confirmed.
Taking to Twitter, the NDMA introduced that the consignment has been handed over to the federal well being division in order that the doses could possibly be distributed among the many provinces.
The authority additionally introduced that Pakistan obtained 0.7 million doses of China’s Sinopharm vaccine on Wednesday.
Pakistan obtained greater than 100,000 doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine via the COVAX facility in May. The doses had reached the nation with the assistance of UNICEF.
COVAX is a worldwide vaccine-sharing programme co-led by the World Health Organisation, the Gavi vaccine alliance, and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI).