Health Minister Zahid Maleque has said that no more mass Covid-19 vaccination program will be conducted in the country.
The Covid-19 vaccination program will be conducted through registration process. From now one has to complete registration process for taking Covid-19 vaccine.
The minister said this while speaking at a press briefing at the Secretariat on Monday.
The minister said in order to bring more people under the coronavirus vaccination, an initiative was taken to conduct mass vaccination at different district, upazila and union levels from August 7 to 12. Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) set a target to give vaccine to 32 lakh people. Despite some problems, 30 lakh people were vaccinated in six days of mass vaccination program.
He also said the government is thinking to fix time of the second dose vaccine after 15 days. It is being discussed with the experts.