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Assistance from India for tackling Covid19

  • Published at 08:38 pm March 25th, 2020
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A health worker collects sample at an Isolation Ward in Dhaka Medical College Hospital Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the video conference stated about India’s commitment to the region

Leaders of SAARC countries on a video conference held on 15 March discussed neighborhood first policy with a view to taking a collaborative regional approach to containing the spread of Covid19, stated a press release on Wednesday. 

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the video conference stated about India’s commitment to the region. 

In regards to the commitment made by Modi , 30,000 surgical masks and 15,000 head-covers were handed over from India to the Government of Bangladesh on 25 March. Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Smt. Riva Ganguly Das handed over the masks and head-cover to Foreign Minister Dr. A K Abdul Momen on 25 March.