The first consignment of the COVID-19 vaccine for Tripura arrived at the Agartala Airport on Wednesday afternoon.

The consignment contains five cartons of vaccine consisting of 6,000 vials.

“The first consignment of 5 cartons of COVID-19 vaccine consisting of 6000 vials arrives at Agartala Airport much to the delight of the people of Tripura. All formalities were completed before flight arrival for quick transport of vaccine directly from Aircraft,” AAI MBB Airport, Agartala Tweeted.

On January 2, a dry run of COVID-19 vaccination was conducted in three locations of the State.