Covid-19: South Korean Medical Equipment Shipment Arrives in India | India News
“Cooperation with the Republic of Korea continues. Shipment of medical equipment including 200 oxygen concentrators arrives. I appreciate the support of our partner,” tweeted Foreign Ministry (MEA) spokesman Arindam Bagchi.
🇮🇳🇰🇷 Cooperation with the Republic of Korea continues. Shipping of medical equipment, including 200 oxygen concentrate… https://t.co/CiGTbrUUZj
– Arindam Bagchi (@MEAIndia) 1620773703000
On Sunday, the first shipment from South Korea arrived in India with 30 oxygen concentrators and 200 oxygen cylinders with regulators.
The South Korean embassy, in a statement, had said that Seoul will send two shipments of medical supplies, containing 230 oxygen concentrators, 200 oxygen cylinders with regulators and 100 negative pressure isolation stretchers to India.
Seoul has extended its helping hand to the people of India to fight the current Covid-19 pandemic crisis by supplying urgent medical supplies, the embassy said.
India has received strong support from various countries, including the US, Russia and the UK, as it battles a deadly second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
India reported a slight drop in new Covid-19 cases with 3,29,942 new infections recorded in the past 24 hours, according to the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday.