Beximco Group's Vice Chairman and Premier's Private Industry and Investment affairs Adviser, Salman Rahman has received the Covid-19 vaccine at Kurmitola General Hospital in the capital.
He took the Jab at around 1 pm Wednesday accompanied by his family members.
Earlier, on 28 January State Minister for ICT Zunaid Ahmed Palak and Health Secretary Abdul Mannan received the vaccine at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).
The number of Covid-19 vaccine recipients more than doubled Tuesday, the third day of the mass inoculation campaign in Bangladesh.
The health directorate said 101,082 people across the country got their first shots of the Oxford-Astrazeneca vaccine against the country's single-day capacity to jab 1.5 lakh people. Turnout for vaccination was 46,509 on Monday and only 31,160 the day before.