Mongolia receives 334,400 doses of Verocell COVID-19 vaccine

2021-04-30 16:21:48

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A charter flight, bringing 334 thousand doses of Chinese COVID-19 vaccine ‘Verocell’, landed at 3:27PM, yesterday, April 29, in Ulaanbaatar city.

According to the agreement established between the government of Mongolia and the Sinopharm Company of China, the abovementioned doses of vaccine have been delivered. The country is expected to receive the next batches of the vaccine on May 1 and 3.

Currently, Mongolia has received a total of 2,094,940 doses of COVID-19 vaccines, including 214,800 doses of AstraZeneca via India’s assistance and COVAX Facility, 1,834,400 doses of Verocell vaccine from China through donation and procurement, and 20,000 doses of Sputnik-V vaccine purchased from Russia and 25,740 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine via COVAX Facility.