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India dispatches Covishield vaccines to Bangladesh, Nepal

India on Thursday dispatched its gift of Covishield vaccines to Bangladesh and Nepal.

Anurag Srivastava, Spokesperson Ministry of External Affairs, said in a tweet, “Next stop Bangladesh!

Dr S Jaishankar tweets: Nepal receives Indian vaccines. Putting neighbours first, putting people first!

In another tweet: Touchdown in Dhaka. #VaccineMaitri reaffirms the highest priority accorded by India to relations with Bangladesh.


Consignment of Indian made Covid vaccines takes off for Bangladesh!” A total of 2 million doses of the Covishield vaccine, by Serum Institute of India, has been dispatched from Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport to Dhaka in Bangladesh.

Meanwhile, India has also dispatched one million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to Nepal. “Consignment of Made in India Covid vaccines takes off for Nepal!” said Srivastava in an earlier tweet.

On Wednesday, a consignment of India-made coronavirus vaccines was dispatched to Maldives and Bhutan.


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