Jun 02, 2021

5m doses of Pfizer jabs to be imported to SL this year Featured

Five million doses of the Pfizer vaccine will be imported to the country this year, state minister Channa Jayasumana says.

Speaking at a media briefing in Colombo today (02), he added that 300,000 doses will arrive in the country next month as part of the first batch.

He also noted that although they have been continuously discussing with many parties with regarding securing Astrazeneca dones for the second dose, they are yet to receive a favourable response.