KATHMANDU, Nov 28: The government has brought 377,000 plus anti-COVID vaccines to administer as a booster dose.

KATHMANDU, Sept 4: The District Health Office, Kathmandu is going to resume booster dose campaign against COVID-19 from coming September 11.

KATHMANDU, Feb 20: Nepal has received a new lot of booster dose vaccines against COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, Feb 9: Nepal will be receiving the first consignment of booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines on February 13.

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: Nepal will be receiving 1.5 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines (for booster dose) from the Global Alliance for Vaccine and Immunization (GAVI) next month.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31: The government has initiated the process of bringing in additional doses of vaccines (booster dose) in view of the increasing cases of COVID-19 in the neighboring countries.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: In the wake of increasing cases of the new variant of Covid-19 in neighbouring countries, the government has urged the general public to administer booster dose of Covid-19 vaccine for those who are yet to get the extra dose.

KATHMANDU, April 3: The Ministry of Health and Population has made arrangements to provide booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines three months after the completion of the first vaccination.

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: The Lalitpur Metropolitan City (LMC) is administering booster shots against COVID-19 from Monday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: The Ministry of Health and Population has clarified that the people who have been vaccinated with Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccine can also get booster doses.

KATHMANDU, Jan 29: The government has started administering a 'booster' dose of coronavirus to senior citizens above 60 years of age.

KATHMANDU, Jan 17: The government has started administering booster shots to frontline workers who have completed six months after receiving their second dose of vaccine against COVID-19 from today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: Health workers at Patan Hospital were given a booster dose of the vaccine against COVID-19.

KATHMANDU, Jan 16: The government is administering a booster dose against the coronavirus to the frontline workers from today.

KATHMANDU, Jan 15: The government is administering a booster dose against coronavirus from Sunday.

Senior citizens to get booster dose

December 9, 2021 11:20 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 9: The Ministry of Health and Population is to administer a booster dose of vaccine against coronavirus to senior citizens, who are already vaccinated with full-dose of the vaccine.

KATHMANDU, Dec 6: Minister for Health and Population Birodh Khatiwada has urged the citizens who have already taken two doses of COVID-19 vaccines to take booster doses.

Oct 1: Am I fully vaccinated without a COVID-19 vaccine booster? Yes, people who got a two-dose vaccine or the single-dose Johnson & Johnson shot are considered fully vaccinated — even without a booster.

WASHINGTON, August 13: U.S. regulators say transplant recipients and others with severely weakened immune systems can get an extra dose of the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines to better protect them as the delta variant continues to surge.