ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has decided to procure modern refrigerators for storage of the Pfizer Corona vaccine. The refrigerators will have vaccine storage at minus 70 degrees Celsius.

According to details, Pakistan has decided to purchase modern vaccine storage refrigerators. The decision to purchase refrigerators was taken in view of the storage of the Pfizer vaccine.

Sources in the Ministry of Health said that the federation will procure 21 modern refrigerators for storage of the Pfizer vaccine. The modern refrigerators will be kept in the federation and provinces.

According to sources, the Pfizer Corona vaccine will be stored in modern refrigerators, refrigerators will have vaccine storage at minus 70 degrees Celsius, Pakistani vaccine cold chain system has storage at minus 20 degrees Celsius.

Sources in the Ministry of Health have said that Pakistan will get the Pfizer Corona vaccine from the Vaccine platform. Gavi has informed Pakistan about the supply of the Pfizer vaccine.

The Pfizer Corona vaccine is expected to arrive in Pakistan in late March or early April, sources said, adding that Covax will supply millions of doses of the Pfizer vaccine to Pakistan. Pakistan is bound to take the Pfizer Corona vaccine as a member of the vaccine.

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