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Israel sends rescue teams to India to fight Covid-19: Foreign Minister Ashkenazi | India News


TEL AVIV: Israel will send rescue teams to India, including individual oxygen generators to help the country address the difficult situation with the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, the country’s Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
“India is one of Israel’s closest and most important friends. We support India, particularly during these difficult times India is going through, and we are sending life-saving teams to our Indian brothers and sisters,” said the Foreign Minister. , Gabi Ashkenazi.
Israel’s Foreign Ministry in a press release said that hundreds of oxygen generators, respirators and medical equipment for India: medical assistance to India after the coronavirus crisis in the country.
Starting tomorrow, Israel will send a comprehensive delivery of medical equipment to aid India, which is currently facing a severe coronavirus crisis.
“The delivery of the assistance, which will be flown to India by air through a series of flights throughout the week, is the result of the work of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with the National Security Council, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Finance and the Control Center, along with full coordination with the Indian government through the Israeli embassy in New Delhi and the Indian embassy in Israel, “the statement said.
The assistance package will include thousands of group and individual oxygen generators, immediately needed in the Indian healthcare system, respirators, medicines and additional medical equipment.
India reported 3,57,229 new Covid-19 cases, 3,20,289 discharges and 3,449 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to data from the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday. The total number of coronavirus cases in the country now stands at 2,02,82,833.

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