Raushan Ershad, leader of the opposition in parliament, has received the Covid-19 vaccine.
The Jatiya Party leader received the vaccine at the Jatiya Sangsad Medical Center on Thursday morning as part of mass inoculation programme.
Md Mamun Hasan, personal secretary to the opposition leader in the parliament, confirmed the news in a press release.
“The vaccine is fully safe. The vaccine is given for saving peoples life and it is essential to receive the vaccine by all,” the opposition leader said after receiving the vaccine.
All the physicians of the parliament secretariat medical center were present during this time.
The mass vaccination program was initiated across the country on February 7.