So far, more than 1.5 million people in the country have received the second dose of Corona Ticker. The number of recipients of this dose of ticker is 16 lakh 15 thousand 97. Of these, 12 lakh 5 thousand 758 are males and 8 lakh 10 thousand 229 are females.
Meanwhile, 56 lakh 71 thousand 902 people have taken the first dose of Tikar. Of these, 35 lakh 83 thousand 448 are men and 21 lakh 8 thousand 458 are women. Besides, 61 lakh 7 thousand 609 people have registered for vaccination till 5:30 pm on Wednesday.
Director of the Department of Health, Prof. This information has been given in a press release signed by Mizanur Rahman. According to the Department of Health, in the last 24 hours, 1 lakh 36 thousand 698 people across the country have received the second dose of vaccine. Among them 6 thousand 2 males and 49 thousand 798 females. And 16 thousand 617 people took the first dose. Of these, 10,228 are males and 8,589 are females.
So far 5 lakh 52 thousand 528 people have taken the second dose of vaccine in Dhaka division. Of these, 2 lakh 8 thousand 811 people are in Dhaka metropolis. 16 lakh 7 thousand 318 people took the first dose in Dhaka division and 9 lakh 8 thousand 123 people took it in Dhaka metropolis.
In Mymensingh division, 62,046 people took the second dose and 2,08,506 people took the first dose. In Chittagong division 4 lakh 2 thousand 22 people took the second dose, 11 lakh 8 thousand 414 people took the first dose. In Rajshahi division 1 lakh 91 thousand 738 people took the second dose, 6 lakh 57 thousand 471 people took the first dose. In Rangpur division 1 lakh 8 thousand 106 people took the second dose, 5 lakh 92 thousand 228 people took the first dose. In Khulna division, the second dose was taken by 2 lakh 15 thousand 36 people, the first dose was taken by 8 lakh 25 thousand 156 people. In Barisal division 80 thousand 6 people took the second dose, 2 lakh 46 thousand 346 people took the first dose and in Sylhet division 1 lakh 23 thousand 322 people took the second dose, 2 lakh 98 thousand 472 people took the first dose.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the corona vaccination program on January 26. On that day 21 people were vaccinated. The next day, observation vaccinations were started in 546 people in 5 hospitals of the capital. After that, the nationwide mass vaccination program started from February 8. The second dose has been given since April 6, 60 days after the first vaccination.
Awami League joint general secretary and information and broadcasting minister. Hassan Mahmood said the government has taken initiatives to bring corona vaccine from India as well as other countries. He made the remarks while exchanging views with reporters after receiving a second dose of coronavirus vaccine at the clinic building at the Secretariat on Wednesday. Dr. Hassan said there were many doubts about the availability of a second dose of corona. There was a lot of propaganda through some newspapers, media and social media to create suspicion among the people about the second dose of Corona. But the reality is that about 1.7 million people have already taken the second dose of the corona vaccine. He said Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been working hard from the very beginning to provide health protection to the people in this corona epidemic and that is why Bangladesh is ahead of many developed countries in tackling this deadly corona epidemic and giving corona vaccine to the people.