A total of 99,174 people were administered
COVID-19 vaccines across the country today (March 11).
Among the vaccine recipients, 62,197 were male and 36,977 female, according
to the data of Management Information System of Directorate General of Health
As of March 10, the number of vaccine receivers is 42,18,127. Among the
vaccine receivers, 26,88,462 are male and 15,29,665 female as the countrywide
vaccination campaign was launched on February 7.
People aged 40 years and above now can get registered to receive COVID-19
vaccines, the health ministry sources said.
The vaccination drive was conducted at 50 hospitals in Dhaka city and 1,005
hospitals outside the capital today, the DGHS said, adding that the
immunization programme will begin at 8am and it will continue till 2.30 pm
But some hospitals will continue the vaccination programme throughout the
day, the health official said.
The inoculation would be administered among people in government hospitals
up to upazila-level while 54,62,165 people got registered till 5.30pm today.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)