PV Online Report : 1 lakh 83 thousand 741 children aged 5-11 years have been vaccinated under the Children’s Corona Immunization Program.
This information was reported from the civil office on Wednesday (September 7). According to the Civil Surgeon’s office, 20,200 children were vaccinated last Tuesday (September 6). Among them 10 thousand 246 boys and 9 thousand 954 girls.
Besides, 1 lakh 83 thousand 741 children have come under the first dose of corona vaccine so far. Among them 88 thousand 843 male students and 94 thousand 898 female students. Since August 24, children’s corona vaccination program has been started in Chittagong city, but the program has not yet started in the upazila. As a result, a large proportion of children are still excluded from the immunization programme.
Chittagong District Civil Surgeon Dr. Ilias Chowdhury said that vaccination activities in the City Corporation area are still continuing. However, due to some problems, I am unable to start the activities in the upazila. However, this activity will start soon.