Month: March 2021


30/03/21: Travel Notification during Covid-19 Vaccination-NC19TF

Instructions of the NC19TF for travelers during the vaccination week beginning from 27th March until the completion of the program: a. Allow movement of people within their Dzongkhag and Thromde b. Allow inter-Dzongkhag travel of people who are not eligible for vaccination (below 18 years of age, pregnant women andRead More

29/03/21: National Situational Update On COVID-19-MoH

o new case in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile 274,703 individuals were vaccinated as of 8 PM, 29.03.2021 covering 56.4 % of the eligible population in the country. The top three most common adverse reaction reported were headache, fever and injection site pain. Stay Informed, Stay Safe!

29/03/21: Vaccination Status (29.03.2021)-MoH

A total of 244,133 individuals were vaccinated across the country as of 29.03.2021.

29/03/21: Frequently Asked Questions from the people-PMO

At the end of Day 3, these are some of the Frequently Asked Questions from the people. 𝐏𝐫𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐌𝐢𝐧𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐫 𝐃𝐫 𝐋𝐨𝐭𝐚𝐲 𝐓𝐬𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐭𝐚𝐤𝐞𝐬 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐝.1. Is it safe for pregnant and breastfeeding women to take the COVID-19 vaccination?Answer: The vaccine is not tested on pregnant and breastfeeding womenRead More

27/03/21: Vaccination Status-MoH

A total of 25,583 individuals vaccinated across the country as of 1 PM, 27 March 2021.

27/03/21:National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG)-MoH

Her Excellency Sowai Lyonpo briefly met with the National Immunization Technical Advisory Group (NITAG) for COVID-19 which is stationed at the Health help center. NITAG will review and advise on the adverse events following immunization issues (side effects after vaccination) across the country. Furthermore, they will also be guiding theRead More

26/03/21: Distribution Of COVID-19 Vaccine To Other Districts-MoH

The following districts have received the COVID-19 vaccine during the first day of distribution today (23rd March 2021) : Chukha Samtse Paro Haa Dagana Bumthang Trongsa Samdrup Jongkhar Pemagatshel Note: The rest of the districts will receive their COVID-19 vaccine tomorrow (24th March 2021) which will mark the completion ofRead More

25/03/21: Hon’ble Sowai Lyonpo Dasho Dechen Wangmo Received 400,000 Doses Of Covishield Vaccine-MoH

Hon’ble Sowai Lyonpo Dasho Dechen Wangmo received 400,000 doses of Covishield vaccine which was officially handed over by Her Excellency the Indian Ambasador Ruchira Kamboj on behalf of the Government of India at the Paro international airport. Bhutan is one of the first countries to receive the Covidshield vaccines fromRead More

25/03/21: Vaccination Distribution Plan-MoH

Vaccination distribution Plan: I. Eastern region: Drukair Domestic Flight to Yonphula Airport (24th March, 2021) II. Refrigerated Van from Eastern regional EPI cold store will pick up from the Yonphula Airport and distribute to Tashigang & T/Yangtse and Mongar & Lhuntse Note: I. Back up Refrigerated Van (New) will beRead More

25/03/21: Vaccine Registration-MoH

495,028 individuals have registered for COVID-19 vaccination as of 3:00 PM today. Let us all register for COVID-19 vaccination through “Bhutan Vaccine System” ( to protect ourselves, our community and our nation. Stay Informed, Stay Safe!

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