China sends another aeroplane containing medical supplies to Islamabad
China has sent another consignment containing medical supplies from China to cater the needs medical equipment and other necessary supplies to contain coronavirus in Pakistan.
The National Disaster Management Authority has received the consignment on Saturday in Islamabad.
According to the NDMA sources, the consignment includes 59 ventilators, a 936kg of surgical masks, protective suits, safety lenses, thermometers, and 1720 kg of unstitched cloth for surgical gowns for the medical staff which will be distributed among provinces equally by the federal government.
The Chairman NDMA Lt General Mohammad Afzal briefing about the assistance from China said that the consignment reached I Islamabad on Saturday and it as received by minister for climate change Zartaj Gul.
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China had sent consignment containing medical equipment including testing kits, PCR , and X-Ray machines on Friday as well.
China sent medical supplies and other assistance in March:
Chinese government had also provided $ 4 million to build a separate hospital for Corona virus patients. Its third aircraft that China has sent to Pakistan for help to contain coronavirus in the country on March 28. .
A team of Chinese doctors specializing in corona virus has also reached Pakistan. Doctors will stay in Pakistan for two weeks and advise healthcare professionals in the country, according to the Foreign Office.
We have been watching for some days that China has been helping Pakistan a lot so that Pakistan can get rid of this corona virus.
Medical devices are coming from China to control the deadly corona virus in Pakistan. A third cargo ship has arrived in Karachi with medical supplies to control the Corona virus in Pakistan by the Chinese government. According to airport sources, Chinese company YTO Cargo Airlines flight YG9067 landed at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi at noon. It is the third ship to bring medical supplies from China in three days. The Chinese government sent 56,000 test kits, N95 masks, and other equipment to Karachi from the city’s Kunming airport yesterday.