The matter was disclosed at a virtual panel discussion organized by Bangladesh Health Watch on Monday

The government has decided to vaccinate people based on their ages though most of the patients died from Covid-19 in Bangladesh have comorbidity.

The matter was disclosed at a virtual panel discussion organized by Bangladesh Health Watch on Monday.

Dr Mushtuq Husain, adviser to IEDCR, an entity of DGHS, said: “Selecting people with comorbidity is a difficult and complex procedure. That is why, as per the latest decision, we [the authorities] are going to vaccinate using age criteria.”

More to follow…

Source:
https://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/2021/01/11/covid-19-vaccine-age-to-get-priority-instead-of-comorbidity

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