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2,89,969 people get 2nd dose Covid-19 vaccine in Rajshahi

A total of 2,89,969 people have received second dose of COVID-19 vaccines in the city and all eight districts of Rajshahi division since the nationwide second dose vaccination began on April 8.

Of them, 9,573 people including 3,879 females took the second jab today Dr Habibul Ahsan Talukder, Divisional Director of Health services, told BSS today.

He said 1,290 including 546 females received vaccines in Rajshahi city and 959 people including 385 females in Rajshahi district, 649 including 244 females in Chapainawabganj, 558 including 301 females in Natore and 1,533 people including 644 females in Naogaon have been inoculated.

Apart from this, a total of 1,416 persons including 551 females got vaccines in Pabna, 962 including 392 females in Sirajganj, 1,527 including 640 females in Bogura and 479 including 169 females in Joypurhat today received the vaccines, he added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)