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| 21 April 2024, Sunday |

Sri Lanka: 3 dead among AstraZeneca vaccine recipients

Sri Lanka has found 6 cases of blood clots among recipients of the AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine, three of whom have died, Health Minister Pavithra Waniarachchi told parliament on Wednesday.

Around a million people have been given the first shot of the Indian-made vaccine in the country.

No announcement of any halt to the inoculation program has been made.

    Source:
  • Reuters