The Government of India has provided one million doses of corona vaccine to Nepal.

Health and Population Minister Hridesh Tripathi made the announcement at a press conference on Wednesday.

He said that the grant vaccine started coming from Thursday. In the first phase, health workers, ambulance drivers and security personnel will be vaccinated, said Minister Tripathi.

Minister Tripathi also said that all preparations for vaccination have been completed. He thanked the Government of India for providing the vaccine grant.