Nepal has launched the vaccination campaign in January 27, 2021. As of August 23, Nepal has administered 13,227,590 doses of vaccine. Of the total population, 4,943,732 people or 16.47 percent have received the first dose, while 3,857,598 people or 12.85 percent have been fully vaccinated.
More than 42 million doses of vaccine will be arrived by mid-February next year. In addition, the government has started the process to procure 6 million doses for children age between 12 to 17 years. To read more, click here.
Source: The Kathmandu Post