Bangladesh offers emergency medical supplies to India

Diplomatic Correspondent

30 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

In view of the rapidly deteriorating corona situation in India, Bangladesh has offered to dispatch on emergency basis medicines and medical equipment for the people of


The medical supplies include approximately 10,000 vials of injectable anti-viral, oral anti-viral, 30,000 PPE kits, and several thousands of Zinc, Calcium, Vitamin-C and other necessary tablets.

The Government of Bangladesh expresses deep sorrow and condolences at the loss of lives in India due to the spread of the COVID pandemic.

 “Bangladesh stands in solidarity with its neighbouring India at this critical moment and is ready to provide and mobilise support in every possible way to save lives,” said a press statement of the Foreign Ministry on Thursday.

The thoughts and prayers of the people of  Bangladesh are with the people of India for easing their sufferings.

Bangladesh is interested to provide further support to India, if needed, reads the statement.