More 1.96 million moderna vaccines to arrive

File Photo In this file photo dated, Dec. 30, 2020, a bottle of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on a table before being utilised in Topeka, USA. Photo Courtesy: AP

Kathmandu: A moderna vaccine against coronavirus has arrived in Nepal on Sunday under the Covax facility.

According to the Department of Health Services 1.96 million, Moderna vaccines have arrived to Nepal today. In addition,

The government has stated that children will be vaccinated from the school level. Apart from the students who received first dose of Pfizer vaccine remaining students will get their vaccines from their own schools in 57 districts.

The preparations are being made to set up vaccination centers in schools with more than 100 students in the mountain region and in schools with more than 200 students in other districts.