Khaleda Zia gets first dose of Covid-19 vaccine
BNP chairperson Khaleda Zia took her first dose of Moderna Covid-19 vaccine at Sheikh Russel Gastroliver Institute and Hospital today. Khaleda Zia was vaccinated around 4:00pm, said Syrul Kabir Khan, an official of the BNP chief’s press wing.
Earlier, Khaleda Zia registered for the coronavirus vaccine on July 8 through the ‘Surokkha’ app. She had received an SMS to take the first dose of the Covid vaccine after 9 days.
On April 11, the 76-year-old BNP chief tested positive for Covid-19 and had been admitted to Evercare Hospital on April 27. She tested negative for Covid-19 on May 8, 27 days after she had been infected with the deadly virus. On June 19, Khaleda Zia got back home from the hospital after 53 days of treatment for Covid infections and other physical complications.