Booster dose starting from Sunday: Health Minister

Health Minister Zahid Malek said the corona booster dose would start on Sunday. The vaccine will be given to people in their sixties and frontline workers at Mohakhali BCPS.

He made the remarks at a function held at Shuvro Center in Garpara, Manikganj on Saturday (December 16) at noon.

The minister said the Pfizer ticker booster dose will be given first. It has been approved by the WHO. Those who have been vaccinated early will be covered by the booster dose. This program will be launched in phases all over the country.

The health minister said Pfizer has 70 million vaccines. Two crores more will come next month. So there will be no crisis of ticker.