China sends huge shipment of 13 tons of medical equipment to Pakistan against coronavirus pandemic
ISLAMABAD: China sends huge shipment of 13 tons of medical equipment to Pakistan against coronavirus pandemic.
Pakistan has received a new shipment of 13 tons of essential and medical equipment provided by a Chinese company, China Three Gorges (CTG) Corporation to fight coronavirus pandemic.
The new shipment of medical supplies arrived Islamabad which was handed over to the federal minister Omar Ayub by the Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing.
The medical supplies include ventilators, N-95 and surgical masks and other necessary equipment.
The Chinese ambassador said the friendship between China and Pakistan is deep-rooted and they are standing alongside with the ally country in a difficult time. Beijing will continue its cooperation with Islamabad, said Yao Jing, adding that he hopes that Pakistan will become successful to eliminate coronavirus.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the supplies arrived in Pakistan include face masks, testing kits, ventilators, and protective clothes.
Moreover, a team of Chinese doctors also arrived in Pakistan along with medical equipment to deal with coronavirus pandemic.
According to the media wing of the armed forces, the Chinese team was led by Major General Huang and it reached Pakistan in two special flights.
Chairman Joints Chiefs of Staff Committee welcomed the Chinese team on its arrival.