Mass vaccination drive begins

  • People crowd a vaccination centre at Rajdhani High School in Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar to get their COVID shot on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of the mass immunisation campaign in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People crowd a vaccination centre at Rajdhani High School in Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar to get their COVID shot on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of the mass immunisation campaign in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A health worker prepares a dose at a COVID-19 vaccination centre in Dhaka’s Rayer Bazar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of a mass immunisation campaign in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A health worker prepares a dose at a COVID-19 vaccination centre in Dhaka’s Rayer Bazar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of a mass immunisation campaign in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People show their vaccination cards for inspection as they await the second dose of the shots at Rayer Bazar Community Centre in Dhaka on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of a mass immunisation campaign in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People show their vaccination cards for inspection as they await the second dose of the shots at Rayer Bazar Community Centre in Dhaka on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of a mass immunisation campaign in Bangladesh. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People gather at Mohammadpur Govt Primary School in Dhaka to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People gather at Mohammadpur Govt Primary School in Dhaka to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Two elderly women arrive at Mohammadpur Govt Primary School in Dhaka to get their COVID-19 vaccine shots on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of the mass vaccination drive in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Two elderly women arrive at Mohammadpur Govt Primary School in Dhaka to get their COVID-19 vaccine shots on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021, the first day of the mass vaccination drive in Bangladesh. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People line up to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People line up to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People line up to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    People line up to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Women wait to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Women wait to get their COVID-19 vaccine shot at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A woman receives her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman receives her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man receives his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man receives his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A woman receives her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman receives her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A woman receives her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman receives her first dose of the coronavirus vaccine at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy vaccination centre in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Saturday, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A health worker is filling up a form at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on the first day of a mass immunisation programme against COVID-19, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A health worker is filling up a form at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Academy in the capital's Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on the first day of a mass immunisation programme against COVID-19, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • People crowd the vaccination centre at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School to get jabbed against COVID-19 on the first day of a mass immunisation programme, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People crowd the vaccination centre at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School to get jabbed against COVID-19 on the first day of a mass immunisation programme, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • People crowd the vaccination centre at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School to get jabbed against COVID-19 on the first day of a mass immunisation programme, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    People crowd the vaccination centre at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School to get jabbed against COVID-19 on the first day of a mass immunisation programme, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man gets a COVID-19 vaccine jab at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School on the first day of a mass immunisation campaign, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man gets a COVID-19 vaccine jab at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School on the first day of a mass immunisation campaign, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A man gets a COVID-19 vaccine jab at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School on the first day of a mass immunisation campaign, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A man gets a COVID-19 vaccine jab at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School on the first day of a mass immunisation campaign, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

  • A woman gets a COVID-19 vaccine jab at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School on the first day of a mass immunisation campaign, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi

    A woman gets a COVID-19 vaccine jab at Tejkunipara's Tejgaon Model High School on the first day of a mass immunisation campaign, Aug 7, 2021. Photo: Mahmud Zaman Ovi