External Affairs Ministry (EAM) spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said this is a sign of growing strategic partnership between the two countries.
“Further deepening our Strategic Partnership. Welcome shipment of over 5.6 million masks/respirators that arrived from Kazakhstan,” Bagchi tweeted.
🇮🇳🇰🇿Further deepening our Strategic Partnership. Welcome shipment of over 5.6 million masks/respirators that arriv… https://t.co/cbX19EOzoT
— Arindam Bagchi (@MEAIndia) 1620954806000
On Thursday evening, Qatar and South Korea had sent a consignment of medical supplies to India.
“Taking forward our deep-rooted friendship & multi-faceted cooperation. Grateful to H.H. Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani the Amir of The State of Qatar & the government of Qatar for the gift of 200 oxygen concentrators, 40 ventilators & 4300 Remdesivir vials,” EAM spokesperson tweeted.
🇮🇳🇶🇦Taking forward our deep-rooted friendship & multi-faceted cooperation. Grateful to H.H. Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad… https://t.co/YFk9As6W8h
— Arindam Bagchi (@MEAIndia) 1620928746000
“Our continuing cooperation with Republic of Korea. Welcome the shipment of 10000 rapid testing kits from Republic of Korea that arrived today,” Bagchi tweeted on Thursday.
🇮🇳🇰🇷Aircraft with medical equipment arrives from Republic of Korea. 2nd aircraft to arrive in a span of a few hour… https://t.co/y7Z1ltndMU
— Arindam Bagchi (@MEAIndia) 1620944930000
India has received support from several countries, including the US, Russia and the UK as it battles a deadly second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
As of Thursday, India recorded 3,62,727 new Covid-19 cases, 3,52,181 discharges and 4,120 deaths. The total positive cases in the country so far stand at 2,37,03,665. This includes 1,97,34,823 recoveries and 2,58,317 reported deaths.