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Kuwait lauds India for medical assistance

Corona Update Kuwait City 06 May 20
Kuwait lauds India for medical assistance
Kuwait has thanked the Indian government for sending a 15-member rapid response team and providing medical supplies to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
Event Location
Kuwait , Kuwait
Kuwait City
Start Time
06 May 2020, 12:00 AM
End Time
31 May 2020, 12:00 AM

Kuwait Ambassador to India, Jassem Al-Najem thanked the Indian government for sending a 15-member medical team and providing two tonnes of medical equipment by a special military aircraft which reached Kuwait on April 11. He also appreciated the gesture of the Indian government to continue the supply of medicine and foods.

The Ministry of External Affairs had said in a statement that the rapid response team was deputed on the request of the Kuwaiti government following a phone call between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Kuwaiti counterpart Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah.

The team comprising of doctors and healthcare professionals provided medical assistance in testing and treatment of the afflicted persons and training their personnel.

Kuwait Ambassador to India Jassem Al-Najem extended his gratitude and appreciation to the Indian government for the facilities provided to evacuate Kuwaiti citizens stranded in India last Friday and Saturday through Kuwait Airways airlines.

Kuwait is looking forward to working with the Indian government to implement its massive evacuation plan to bring back the Indians who are willing to come back voluntarily to India after the complete lockdown ends, Kuwaiti Embassy said in a statement

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