The nationwide vaccination programme against Coronavirus in Bangladesh was launched on Sunday in Dhaka. Inaugurating the programme at the National Sheikh Russel Gastroliver hospital in Dhaka Health Minister Zahid Maleque said that the vaccination programme will continue for the entire year.
Calling the vaccine safe, the minister said that ministers and other dignitaries will be taking the vaccine to enhance the confidence of the people in the vaccine. He also cautioned people not to listen to any rumours about the vaccine as it is very safe. A few Supreme Court judges took the vaccination shot on Sunday in Dhaka.