The vaccines had arrived earlier on Monday
KATHMANDU, MARCH 29
Nepal's northern neighbour China provided eight lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines to Nepal on Monday.
Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi formally handed over the vaccines to Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli amid a special event organised in Baluwatar-based PM's residence.
Addressing the event PM Oli said that the donation of the COVID-19 vaccines would help to further strengthen the bilateral relationship between the two nations.
Similarly, Prime Minister KP Oli said Nepal has received assistance of COVID-19 vaccines from both of its neighbours while also adding that the government too was in preparation to procure more vaccines for the people.