Dangerous outbreak of Coronavirus, Stranded Pakistani students in Wuhan province make an appeal to Government of Pakistan
Beijing: Over the Dangerous outbreak of Coronavirus, Stranded Pakistani students in Wuhan province make an appeal to Government of Pakistan. Pakistani students stranded in Engineering and Science University in Wuhan province of China have requested the government to take steps for their safe return to Pakistan, following the alarming outbreak of the coronavirus in the China, GNN reported.
The death toll in an outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has reached 80, and more than 2800 people have been infected.
The virus, which started in Wuhan city in Hubei province last month, has since spread to other major cities including Beijing, Shanghai and Hong Kong.
In a video message, Pakistani students stranded at Engineering and Science University of Wuhan said that more than two thosand students from 12 major universities are facing acute shortage of food as the province has been cut from China due to Corona virus.
"We appeal Chinese and Pakistani authorities to help us for the sake of humanity.", the students added.
Another student said that the Corona virus has been confirmed in more than 2000 patients, while more than 50 have died. Other countries have started arrangements, Pakistani government should take some measure for their safe exit from China.
A female student expressed her worry, "Yes, we are facing food shortages, it may soon be that we have nothing to eat, we are locked in one place, the province is practically isolated from all over China."
The students further requested Prime Minister and Foreign Minister to please send help and facilitate their evacuation from the province.