NAC to arrive today from Beijing with covid-19 vaccines

Kathmand: A chartered plane of Nepal Airlines Corporation is coming to Kathmandu on Tuesday with the vaccine given by China.

Out of the one million doses of vaccines announced by Chinese President Xi Jinping, about 800,000 doses will arrive in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

General Manager of Nepal Airlines Dimprakash Poudel informed that about 800,000 doses of vaccine will be brought from this charter flight.

Poudel informed that the plane that flew to Beijing at 11 pm on Monday will return at 2:30 pm today with vaccines.

During a joint meeting with President Bidhya Devi Bhandari and representatives of various other political parties on Wednesday, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced that China will provide one million doses of vaccine to Nepal.