New Delhi: Whereas India is battling a second wave of coronavirus pandemic, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday expressed solidarity with the neighbouring nation in coping with the scenario.
Earlier, French President Emmanuel Macron prolonged assist, committing willingness to offer help for the Covid scenario in India.
Prime Minister Imran Khan took to Twitter and wrote: “I want to express our solidarity with the people of India as they battle a dangerous wave of Covid-19. Our prayers for a speedy recovery go to all those suffering from the pandemic in our neighbourhood and the world. We must fight this global challenge confronting humanity together”.
International Minister of Pakistan Shah Mahmood Qureshi additionally tweeted: “We express our support to the people of India in the wake of the current wave of Covid-19 infections, that has hit our region hard. On behalf of the people of Pakistan, I extend our heartfelt sympathies to the affected families in India”.
Australian PM Scott Morrison has additionally prolonged assist by saying: “Australia stands with our friends in India as it manages a difficult second Covid-19 wave. We know how strong and resilient the Indian nation is. PM Narendra Modi and I will keep working in partnership on this global challenge”.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who needed to as soon as once more cancel his go to to India as a result of Coronavirus pandemic, stated on Friday that he was what he might do to assist India.
“We’re looking at what we can do to help and support the people of India,” Johnson informed British media calling India a fantastic associate. The assistance might embody offering ventilators or therapeutics, he stated.
In the meantime, stress is being mounted on the US for permitting vital Covid vaccine-related provides to achieve India.
Offering an replace on India’s request concerning the embargo on lifting of uncooked supplies for vaccine, US State Division spokeswoman Jalina Porter stated, “We have continued to work closely with India to facilitate the movement of essential supplies and also address the bottlenecks of their supply chains. But we’ll also continue to collaborate with our partners in India to battle this at the highest level.”
“We don’t have any specific update to raw materials, but we’ll just reiterate that we understand that the Covid situation in India remains a global concern,” added Porter.