China To Send Medical Experts To Pakistan In Fight Against Coronavirus
China’s National Health Commission Vice Minister Zeng Yixin said that a team of experts would be sent soon to Pakistan to provide assistance in fight against Coronavirus.
Beijing: (UrduPoint/UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News-March 26th, 2020) China would dispatch a team of medical experts to Pakistan to work closely with local health authorities and provide assistance and expertise in their fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic, Associated Press of Pakistan reported here on Thursday.
“As required by Pakistani side, China is preparing a medical team to visit Pakistan and this team of experts will pay field trips to different localities in Pakistan,” Zeng said while responding to APP at a press conference on China’s cooperation with the international community in fighting COVID-19 held at China’s State Council Information Office.
He said the team would have experience sharing and technology exchanges with Pakistani counterparts and also the Chinese team would be discussing with Pakistani side on other assistance and technology support.
“We also shared with Pakistani friends through video-link China’s experience in treatment and containment,” he added.
Acknowledging Pakistan’s support to China against the coronavirus, Deng Boqing, Vice Chairman of China International Development Cooperation Agency said that as China was fighting the epidemic at home, Pakistan extended great support.
Deng said that so far, China had provided four batches of international assistance and added, “As a matter of fact, we have already provided four batches of assistance to Pakistan in terms of testing kits, protective suits, facial masks, ventilators and other medical supplies.”
“In addition, we will also support Pakistan in building temporary quarantine hospital,” he added.
The country has activity shared information about Covid-19, and enhanced the technological exchanges with international experts.