Hundreds get COVID vaccine

  • Former communications minister Syed Abul Hossain received his first shot of the COVID vaccine at the BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    Former communications minister Syed Abul Hossain received his first shot of the COVID vaccine at the BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • A professor receives his first shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    A professor receives his first shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • A female doctor receives the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine dose at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    A female doctor receives the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine dose at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • Saiful Islam, a doctor, receives his first shot of the COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on the second day of the immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    Saiful Islam, a doctor, receives his first shot of the COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on the second day of the immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • Vice Chancellor Kanak Kanti Barua fills in the registration form before receiving his first shot of COVID vaccine at the BSMMU vaccination centre on the second day of the immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    Vice Chancellor Kanak Kanti Barua fills in the registration form before receiving his first shot of COVID vaccine at the BSMMU vaccination centre on the second day of the immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • A health worker was kept under observation after he felt sick following the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. The man left the hospital after feeling better.

    A health worker was kept under observation after he felt sick following the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at Dhaka’s BSMMU vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. The man left the hospital after feeling better.

  • People gathered at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre for registration before taking the coronavirus vaccine on the second day of the immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    People gathered at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre for registration before taking the coronavirus vaccine on the second day of the immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • Dr Ainun Nahar Rabeya Diba, a physician of BSMMU, receives a COVID-19 vaccine shot at the hospital on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dr Ainun Nahar Rabeya Diba, a physician of BSMMU, receives a COVID-19 vaccine shot at the hospital on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak became the first lawmaker in the country to receive a COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, or BSMMU, on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak became the first lawmaker in the country to receive a COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, or BSMMU, on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak speaks to the media after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine shot at BSMMU on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak speaks to the media after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine shot at BSMMU on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Health Secretary Abdul Mannan receives a COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Health Secretary Abdul Mannan receives a COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaks to the media during his visit to a booth to oversee the immunisation campaign at BSMMU on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Health Minister Zahid Maleque speaks to the media during his visit to a booth to oversee the immunisation campaign at BSMMU on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Five hospitals across Dhaka have started administering coronavirus vaccines, a day after the inauguration of a nationwide vaccination programme. Health Minister Zahid Maleque visits a booth to oversee the immunisation campaign at BSMMU on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Five hospitals across Dhaka have started administering coronavirus vaccines, a day after the inauguration of a nationwide vaccination programme. Health Minister Zahid Maleque visits a booth to oversee the immunisation campaign at BSMMU on Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Health Minister Zahid Maleque greeted the State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid with flowers when the latter arrived for his first shot of COVID vaccine under the country’s immunisation campaign at the Dhaka Medical College vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    Health Minister Zahid Maleque greeted the State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid with flowers when the latter arrived for his first shot of COVID vaccine under the country’s immunisation campaign at the Dhaka Medical College vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid received his first shot of COVID vaccine at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid received his first shot of COVID vaccine at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • Many people received COVID vaccine doses at Dhaka’s Mugda Medical College Hospital vaccination centre during the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Many people received COVID vaccine doses at Dhaka’s Mugda Medical College Hospital vaccination centre during the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Many people received their first shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on the second day the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    Many people received their first shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on the second day the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • Many people received their first shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on the second day the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    Many people received their first shot of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine against the coronavirus at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on the second day the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • A nurse receives the first shot of COVID-19 vaccine at Dhaka’s Mugda Medical College Hospital vaccination centre during the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

    A nurse receives the first shot of COVID-19 vaccine at Dhaka’s Mugda Medical College Hospital vaccination centre during the country’s immunisation campaign on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021.

  • A health worker holds a vial of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A health worker holds a vial of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker prepares a dose of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine at Dhaka’s Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University vaccination centre on Thursday, Jan 28, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Bangladesh is using the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine manufactured by the Serum Institute of India in the inoculation campaign. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove