ISLAMABAD: Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing has said that in wake of the quickly spreading coronavirus cases in Pakistan, China will continue its support for the country.
He expressed these views in a meeting with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi. The two discussed the situation created by the virus in both countries including the challenges and ways to combat them.
FM Qureshi congratulated the Chinese ambassador and his government for successfully dealing with the pandemic. He also extended his wishes to the Chinese public for getting through the adversity with resilience.
He said that the most heartening thing for Pakistan in this situation was that life in China has started to return to normal with most departments including transport becoming functional again.
The Foreign Minister said that China’s model of recovery was now being followed by countries all over the world. He also said that Pakistan is thankful to China for its assistance in this time of need and the equipment given by China will build Pakistan’s capacity to fight against the virus.
The Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing said that China and Pakistan are like “Iron Brothers” and China will continue assisting Pakistan through this difficult time.