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Oxford-Astrazeneca Covid vaccine approved for import by Bangladesh drug regulator

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Bangladesh drug regulator Directorate General of Drug Administration has approved the import of the Covid vaccine developed by the University of Oxford in partnership with AstraZeneca and Pune-based Serum Institute. Bangladeshi pharma firm Beximco Pharmaceuticals will import the vaccine. "Bangladesh signed an agreement to buy 30 million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine," said Ayub Hossain, a spokesperson of DGDA.