Two million vaccine doses present in inventory: Dr Faisal

Covid-19: Biden decries 'sad milestone' as US' death toll hits 600 000: Johns Hopkins

The United States on Monday crossed the grim milestone of 600,000 COVID-19 deaths, according to a Reuters tally, as slowing vaccination rates threaten the Biden administration target of having 70% of USA adults receive at least one shot and 160 million fully inoculated by July 4.

Similarly, they said, Pakistan was relying heavily on National Institute of Health (NIH), Islamabad for preparation and filing of single-dose Chinese vaccine Cansino from the bulk concentrate from China, which is being given the name of PakVac but NIH also failed to fulfill its commitment of sustained supply of the single-dose vaccine.

The largest ever NHS vaccination campaign is in the home stretch of the first dose roll-out the vaccine is the most important step you can take to protect yourself, your friends and family so it's really important everybody in the latest eligible groups books themselves in to get their jab and plays their part in this huge national effort, said Dr Emily Lawson, lead for the NHS COVID Vaccination Programme.

Around two million vaccine doses by AstraZeneca may arrive in Vietnam within the third quarter, along with three million doses by Pfizer.

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Following shortage of COVID-19 vaccines in Sindh, an acute shortage of vaccines has hit many Coronavirus Vaccination Centres (CVCs) in Punjab, which slowed down inoculation drive against COVID-19 in the provincial capital. "It's the first time that the facility faced shortage of vaccines and hopefully it won't happen again".

The GMB union said the government should focus on persuading workers to get vaccinated rather than imposing mandates that might alienate staff members. "Pakistan is among the top 30 countries of the world in terms of vaccine doses administered".

When invited, people are able to book at one of the 1,600 Vaccination Centre, pharmacy or general practice sites across the country that are available through the national booking service. Therefore, he suggested that the relocation of vaccines from limited use CVCs was required.

"We are giving 75,000 doses per day [in Sindh]".

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