Beijing, April 22
China on Thursday supplied to present the mandatory assist and assistance to India to cope with the sharp improve within the COVID-19 cases within the nation.
Asked in regards to the spike within the coronavirus cases in India by the official Chinese media, Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin instructed a media briefing right here that the COVID-19 “pandemic is a common enemy of all mankind that necessitates international solidarity and mutual assistance”.
“China takes note of the recent grave situation in India with a temporary shortage of anti-epidemic medical supplies,” he stated.
“We stand ready to provide India with necessary support and assistance to get the epidemic under control,” he stated.
China reported the primary COVID-19 case within the central Chinese metropolis of Wuhan in late 2019 and since then the lethal illness has snowballed right into a pandemic, affecting greater than 143,915,000 folks and over 3,060,500 deaths worldwide.
According to Johns Hopkins coronavirus tracker, the US alone has reported 31,862,987 cases and 569,404 deaths from the lethal virus.
The US has alleged that the COVID-19 could have emanated from the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) which is a P-4 bio lab, a cost strongly denied by China.
A staff of WHO specialists, which probed the origin of the coronavirus, concluded final month that “all hypotheses” included the allegation that COVID-19 may have emanated from a bio lab “remained open”.
World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, whereas receiving the report of the worldwide specialists’ staff which visited Wuhan, stated on March 30 that “as far as the WHO is concerned, all hypotheses remain on the table”. PTI