ISLAMABAD : Pakistan has started producing the single dose Chinese CanSinoBio COVID-19 vaccine to be able to deliver 3 million doses a month, health officials said. The vaccine in Pakistan is Branded as PakVac. On Monday, Pakistan started administering PakVac to its people. Reportedly, a man died soon after taking the vaccine, putting serious doubts on the vaccine efficacy. However, Pakistan PM Imran Khan has quashed the doubts giving clean chit to the vaccine.
PM Imran Khan in a closed meeting said that while the man has died the viruses inside his body have also died which re-establishes the claim that vaccine is effective.
Health Minister Dr. Faisal Sultan, too agreed with the PM Imran Khan’s opinion and said “You can’t get everything, it’s vaccine not a magic stick, it is killing viruses that’s more than enough, to save yourself see a doctor”.