The arrival of Vero Cell vaccines from China has been pushed back by six days.
The Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) aircraft was ready to fly to Beijing to pick up vaccines today, but the flight was canceled after China informed Nepal that some preparations needed to be made.
He also stated that the NAC had devised a new schedule for the delivery of vaccines on July 21, 22, and 23.
Prior to this, on July 9, the government brought 896,000 doses of Vero Cell from China. The government has stated that three medical cargo flights will bring in a total of four million doses of vaccines.
The NAC’s A330 wide-body aircraft can transport 17,600 vaccine boxes at once. A box of vaccines contains 46 doses.