Daily rate of vaccination declining

Staff Correspondent

1 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

The number of Covid-19 vaccine recipients has declined across the country, including in Dhaka, as around 51,000 more people received the vaccine on Wednesday.

According to data of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), 50,752 more people received their first doses of the Covid-19 vaccine across the country.

Of the total vaccine recipients, 29,157 were males and 21,595 females, it said adding only two people reported side effects.

With this, a total of 53,70,431 people have so far have received the first dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca (Covishield) vaccine against the coronavirus in the country.