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Sri Lanka to begin provincial rollout of COVID-19 vaccine

This footage was filmed and produced 28 May 2021. Sri Lanka began the provincial rollout of its COVID-19 vaccination programme on Thursday with the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine. Shavendra Silva, the Army chief and the head of the COVID-19 prevention operations, said President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Wednesday received the latest consignment of 600,000 doses of Sinopharm vaccines from China. The video shows people being vaccinated at the vaccination center in Kotte, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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