ISLAMABAD (VOFNEWS.ORG)– China has stated that it will always remain a close friend and strong partner of Pakistan.
The sentiments were expressed by Yao Jing, Chinese Ambassador to Pakistan, at a ceremony in Islamabad on Thursday.
Yao Jing said Pakistan as a nation has the resilience and strength to overcome all the difficulties and problems. He shows the confidence that Pakistan will finally emerge as a stronger nation after overcoming all the challenges including the Covid-19.
The Ambassador said that the efforts of Pakistani government and agencies have led to the improvement of Covid-19 situation in the country. This, he said, is not a very easy achievement but a miracle achieved by the collective efforts of government and relevant agencies.
Yao Jing was also appreciative of Pakistan’s support and solidarity to China when it was faced with the breakout of Coronavirus.
In his remarks on the occasion, Chairman National Disaster Management Authority Muhammad Afzal said China has stood by Pakistan to cope with the challenges of Covid-19 and locusts.
He said a plane loaded with more medical supplies including ventilators, testing kits and surgical masks arrived in Islamabad today from China. He said more medical supplies from China will arrive on the 31st of this month.