The government will begin spot registration for the elderly soon for Covid-19 vaccine, said the secretary of the Health Services Department Abdul Mannan.
"After vaccinating 35 lakh people, the statistics will be verified. Then, if the presence of village people is less, new steps will be taken to increase their interest," he added.
So far, about 14 lakh people have registered to receive the vaccine, said the health secretary.
The health secretary and Director General of the Health Department ABM Khurshid Alam inspected the vaccination activities of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University today. Later they went to Dhaka Medical College.