2 million doses of Sinovac vaccine arrive


A special plane of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) PK-6853 airlifted two million doses of the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine from the Beijing Capital International Airport to Islamabad on Tuesday.

This special flight of the national flag carrier is in addition to the special flight PK-6852 which trans-ported two million doses of the Sinovac vaccine from China to Pakistan in last month, Qadir Bux Sangi, PIA Country Manager for China told APP.

According to official sources, around two million more Chinese COVID vaccines will be brought to Pakistan from China in the next few days.

Meanwhile, upto 700,000 doses of the Chinese vac-cine Sinopharm had already arrived in Pakistan from China while another 1.3 million doses of the same vaccine are expected to reach the country very soon.—APP

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