Vaccine arrives in Bangladesh

  • A freezer van is being prepared to transport the vaccines, which arrived in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India, to EPI storage from Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A freezer van is being prepared to transport the vaccines, which arrived in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India, to EPI storage from Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A freezer van enters the airport through the cargo entry to transport the consignment of COVID-19 vaccine shots, which arrived in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India, to EPI storage on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A freezer van enters the airport through the cargo entry to transport the consignment of COVID-19 vaccine shots, which arrived in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India, to EPI storage on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A consignment of around two million doses of a vaccine against the coronavirus arrives in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India. The vaccine shots were transported from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in two freezers to the EPI storage in the capital's Tejgaon, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A consignment of around two million doses of a vaccine against the coronavirus arrives in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India. The vaccine shots were transported from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in two freezers to the EPI storage in the capital's Tejgaon, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A freezer van loaded with Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines sent by India as a gift leaves the airport en route to Tejgaon EPI storage on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A freezer van loaded with Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines sent by India as a gift leaves the airport en route to Tejgaon EPI storage on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A consignment of around two million doses of a vaccine against the coronavirus arrives in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India. The vaccine shots were transported from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in two freezers to the EPI storage in the capital's Tejgaon, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A consignment of around two million doses of a vaccine against the coronavirus arrives in Bangladesh as a gift from neighbouring India. The vaccine shots were transported from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in two freezers to the EPI storage in the capital's Tejgaon, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A freezer van carrying Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines, produced by the Serum Institute of India and shipped to Bangladesh by neighbouring India as a gift, is heading towards the EPI storage in Tejgaon from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A freezer van carrying Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccines, produced by the Serum Institute of India and shipped to Bangladesh by neighbouring India as a gift, is heading towards the EPI storage in Tejgaon from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses sent by India as a gift are being unloaded to be preserved in the EPI storage in Tejgaon on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses sent by India as a gift are being unloaded to be preserved in the EPI storage in Tejgaon on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine sent by India as a gift are being unloaded to be preserved in the EPI storage in Tejgaon on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine sent by India as a gift are being unloaded to be preserved in the EPI storage in Tejgaon on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses sent by India as a gift are being unloaded to be preserved in the EPI storage in Tejgaon on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses sent by India as a gift are being unloaded to be preserved in the EPI storage in Tejgaon on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The first shipment of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses produced by the Serum Institute of India arrived in Bangladesh in this box on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The first shipment of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses produced by the Serum Institute of India arrived in Bangladesh in this box on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The first shipment of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses produced by the Serum Institute of India arrived in Bangladesh in this box on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The first shipment of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine doses produced by the Serum Institute of India arrived in Bangladesh in this box on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami handed over 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses to Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen formally as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami handed over 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses to Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen formally as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Md Shahriar Alam, state minister for foreign affairs, speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Md Shahriar Alam, state minister for foreign affairs, speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen speaks after the formal handover of 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami handed over 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses to Health Minister Zahid Maleque formally as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami handed over 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses to Health Minister Zahid Maleque formally as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami handed over 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses to Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen formally as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Indian High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami handed over 2 million coronavirus vaccine doses to Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen formally as gift from India to Bangladesh at the state guesthouse Padma in Dhaka on Thursday, Jan 21, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi