COVAX facility is going to provide Nepal with the vaccines by Next week. Vaccines have been developed by the Oxford and AstraZeneca. Quantity of the vaccines have not been decided and announced yet. Dr. Tara Nath Pokharel has confirmed the same news.
Government has provided the Nepalese citizen with the first and second dose of the vaccines. But, till date all citizens have not been provided with the vaccines. Government is facing challenges to provide the second dose of the vaccines to the elder peoples who have already received the first dose of the vaccines which was manufactured in the India and the vaccine is named as Covid shield.
Nepal’s Government is doing its best to get the vaccines and it is working at it’s best to vaccinate the citizen in each and every corner of the country. Country is about to receive the ten lakhs’ doses of the vaccines called covid shield from the Serum Institute of India. Government of United States has also recently announced to help the Nepal’s Government with the vaccines.