Pakistan receives 4.7m doses of Covid-19 vaccines from US
The United States on Tuesday delivered an additional 4.7 million doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines to Pakistan, bringing the total number of vaccines donated by US to over 61.5 million.
According to the US Embassy, the Corona vaccine supplied on April 10 was administered under the Covax program.
The USA has so far donated 453 million doses of the corona vaccine worldwide.
The US Embassy Islamabad said in a statement on Sunday that partnership with Pakistan to eradicate the Covid-19 epidemic is gratifying for it.
The US Embassy Islamabad also congratulated Pakistan for vaccinating 100 million citizens against Covid-19.
Following the vaccination and sharp decline in the COVID cases, Pakistan scrapped all the restrictions and shutdown the National Command and Operation Centre, the body which was set up in March 2020 in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic to collect, analyze and process information, last month.