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Pakistan begins registering people over 50 for coronavirus vaccine

Pakistan begins registering people over 50 for coronavirus vaccine

The senior citizen getting the vaccination dose. Photo by: Fatima Rehman/File Pakistan has now started the process of registration for coronavirus vaccination of elderly people ageing from 50 to 60 from today. Previously, the country was vaccinating healthcare workers and people over the age of 60 only. But now the …

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Asif Zardari receives first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Asif Zardari receives first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Former president Asif Ali Zardari receiving the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Photo: Twitter/Aseefa B Zardari Former president Asif Ali Zardari on Monday received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine.  A picture of the PPP leader receiving the coronavirus vaccine jab was uploaded to social media by his daughter, …

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AstraZeneca updates vaccine efficacy to 76%

AstraZeneca updates vaccine efficacy to 76%

This file illustration picture shows vials of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine and a syringe in Paris on March 11, 2021. Photo: AFP  After American authorities raised concerns that AstraZenca’s results reported from the US trial were outdated, the British-Swedish drugmaker on Wednesday has said that the effectiveness of the coronavirus …

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COVAX to provide AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine for free to Pakistan

COVAX to provide AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine for free to Pakistan

This photograph shows a vial of the AstraZeneca anti-COVID-19 vaccine in a pharmacy in Paris on March 12, 2021. — AFP/File The COVAX scheme will provide AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine free of charge to Pakistan, sources informed Geo News Wednesday. Following the development, according to the publication, the federal government has …

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