Covid: Four million doses of Sinopharm to arrive in Sri Lanka in August

Covid: Four million doses of Sinopharm to arrive in Sri Lanka in August

28 July 2021 09:50 pm

Another consignment carrying four million doses of Sinopharm vaccine is set to arrive in Sri Lanka on August 07 - 08, notably the largest stock of the vaccine against Covid-19 to arrive in Sri Lanka to date, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo revealed in a tweet.

The vaccines have been purchased by the Sri Lankan government in a move to speed up the vaccination program against the pandemic. As of now, the total number of vaccine doses received to Sri Lanka exceeds 120 million.

MIAP