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© Provided by Xinhua | Medical workers work at a vaccination room in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 27, 2021. (Photo by Sulav Shrestha/Xinhua)

KATHMANDU, Jan. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Nepali government on Wednesday started the first phase of a vaccination campaign against COVID-19.

The vaccination process began from 120 vaccine centers across the country and the targeted groups for vaccination in the first phase include health workers, sanitation workers, and elderly people living in care homes, among others, according to the health ministry of Nepal.

© Provided by Xinhua | A medical worker works at a vaccination room in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 27, 2021. (Photo by Sulav Shrestha/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Medical workers work at a vaccination room in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 27, 2021. (Photo by Sulav Shrestha/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | A medical worker prepares a dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Kathmandu, Nepal, Jan. 27, 2021. (Photo by Sulav Shrestha/Xinhua)

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