Expert pannel of National medicines Regulatory authority (NMRA) has approved China’s Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine. Accordingly, the vaacination of it commenced at the panadura MOH office from 2.30pm yesterday. Last week, WHO approval was granted for the emergency use of China’s Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccines worldwide.
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(Pic: A woman receives the Sinopharm vaccine at the Panadura Health Office in Kalutara District, in the outskirts of capital Colombo, Sri Lanka, on May 8, 2021. Sri Lanka’s Health Ministry on Saturday began administering the Sinopharm vaccine to local nationals, soon after the World Health Organization (WHO) approved it for emergency use worldwide. – Photo: Xinhua)