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POST TIME: 30 June, 2020 08:49:54 AM / LAST MODIFIED: 30 June, 2020 12:13:13 PM
Another round of Chinese medical aid handed over
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Another round of Chinese medical aid handed over

The Chinese government has donated more medical logistics to Bangladesh to fight the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

F M Borhan Uddin, director-general of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, received the medical logistics at the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka on Monday, said a press release.

The medical supplies include– nine High-flow heated respiratory humidifiers, 18 High-flow heated respiratory humidifiers Solution-A, 18 High-flow heated respiratory humidifiers Solution-B, and nine High-flow heated respiratory humidifiers Shelf.

Representatives of the health directorate and Chinese Embassy here were also present.

Earlier on June 21, China said Bangladesh will get priority in terms of cooperation and support if they can successfully develop a vaccine for the coronavirus.

"Of course, Bangladesh is our important friend and Bangladesh will surely get priority," said Deputy Chief of Mission at the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka Hualong Yan.

Earlier, a ten-member Chinese medical expert team visited designated hospitals, quarantine centers, and testing centers in Bangladesh.

They discussed the epidemics with Bangladeshi counterparts and made calibrated propositions for containment and treatment.

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