The Indian government has started supplying vaccine against Coronavirus infection to Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Seychelles under grant-in-aid. From India, 1.5 lakh doses of Covishield have been sent to Bhutan for the first time on Wednesday morning. This vaccine of Serum Institute of India (SII) was departed from Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport for Bhutan’s capital Thimpu. Bhutan has become the first neighboring country to receive the Corona vaccine from India. The Ministry of External Affairs stated that the Government of India has received several requests from neighboring and major partner countries for the supply of India-made vaccines.