ISLAMABADL Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on National Health Services, Regulations & Coordination Dr Faisal Sultan has said that several million additional does of Covid-19 vaccine are in pipeline for April.
Taking to Twitter on Wednesday, Dr Sultan wrote that orders have been placed for the purchase of one million doses of Sinopharm and 60000 does of CanSino.
“Our Covid vaccine drive continues. Orders placed for purchase of Covid vaccines (Sinopharm, 1 million doses; CanSino, 60K doses). Arrival expected within days. Several million additional doses in pipeline for April, inshallah,” he tweeted.
The health assistant also spoke to WHO chief Dr Tedros Adhanon on Covid vaccine supply chain especially via GAVI to maintain an adequate and consistent availability, across the world.
“Grateful to him for his support and assurance,” he said.