Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader on Wednesday said AL President and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed the party leaders and workers to launch a mass campaign across the country to make the government's mass vaccination programme a success.
He disclosed this while speaking at a special meeting with the presidents and general secretaries of the AL Dhaka city units and its affiliated organisations in the capital.
Presiding over the meeting, Quader, also the road transport and bridges minister, said the mass vaccination programme will begin at ward level of union parishads across the country on August 7 and it will continue till August 14.
“Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has already instructed the leaders and workers of the ruling AL and its affiliated bodies to make this vaccination programme a success,” he said.
The AL general secretary said the party’s leaders and workers at all levels will take the vaccines as well as they will encourage people to get vaccinated.