Washington, April 28
In an outpour of assist throughout India’s second of disaster, American lawmakers applauded President Joe Biden for all help he was extending to save lives of individuals affected by Covid, and urged him to do extra.
“The US maintains a moral obligation to assist our ally India as they face severe challenges posed by Covid. We must take every necessary step to ensure the Indian people receive the aid and assistance they need in order to emerge from this crisis,” Congressman Brad Sherman, a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, stated on Tuesday.
“My heart goes out to the people of India and neighbouring nations as they fight an uphill battle with Covid. I’m glad that the White House is providing these life-saving vaccines, but we will need a strong, coordinated global response in the days ahead,” Congresswoman Carolyn Boudreaux stated.
Congressman Michael Waltz Press stated India is an important ally in America’s international competitors with China. “Its strength is important to stability in Asia and the United States. We must do what we can to help them curb their new wave of Covid cases,” he added.
Congressman Bill Foster stated whereas America continues to make progress in battling this pandemic, the essential scenario in India cannot be ignored.
Several different American lawmakers have additionally come out in assist of India as its folks battle one of many gravest challenges to its public well being system.
“I am glad to see President Biden taking action to aid the people of India as they experience a devastating surge of Covid. This will save lives and bring relief to millions of Indian-Americans who are worried about the health and safety of their loved ones in India,” Congressman Steven Horsford stated.
The United States and India have each suffered tremendously from Covid, and the international locations will crush this virus collectively, he added.
Congressman Joe Morell stated the US has an ethical obligation to help its international companions combat again in opposition to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“I stand alongside President Biden, the Congressional India Caucus, and our native Indian American group to assist elevated help to India throughout their time of want,” he stated. PTI