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Published: 14:04, 20 July 2021  
Covid-19: 3m more Moderna vaccine doses arrive

Bangladesh on Monday received 3 million more doses of the US's Moderna vaccine, gifted by Washington DC under the COVAX framework.

Foreign Minister Dr AK Abdul Momen and Health and Family Welfare Minister Zahid Malik received the vaccine from US Charge d'Affaires in Bangladesh JoAnne Wagner at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport while the jabs reached at the airport around 9:30 pm.

While receiving the vaccine, Dr Momen said Bangladesh is thankful to US President Joe Biden for sending the much-needed vaccine to Bangladesh.