Safiqa Hossain of DOT
 If the coronavirus vaccine is discovered, China has already announced that it will give it to Bangladesh on a priority basis as a friendly country.
 However, Beijing wants Bangladesh as a laboratory to succeed to establish a successful vaccine against Covid-19. China wants Bangladesh’s permission to initiate phase III human clinical trials in Bangladesh. Discussions are also underway with Dhaka in this regard.
 However, government has not announced any decision yet. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Health informed this, reports Jago News 24.com.