Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday expressed his solidarity with the Indian people struggling with a “dangerous wave” of the COVID-19 pandemic with 2.5 million active cases in the country.
“Our prayers for a speedy recovery go out to all those suffering from the pandemic in our neighborhood and around the world,” the Prime Minister said on Twitter.
With around 346,000 new cases and a grim new record of 2,600 deaths in a single day on Friday, India has now reported around one million new cases in just three days, while Friday was the fourth day in a row when India reported more than 2,000 deaths in 24 hours. .
I want to express our solidarity with the Indian people as they fight a dangerous wave of COVID-19. Our prayers for a speedy recovery go out to all who are suffering from the pandemic in our neighborhood and around the world. We must fight together this global challenge facing humanity
– Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) April 24, 2021
“We must fight together against this global challenge facing humanity,” said the Prime Minister.
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Earlier, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi also expressed Pakistan’s support and sympathy for the Indian people.
“We express our support for the Indian people following the current wave of COVID19 infections, which has hit our region hard. On behalf of the Pakistani people, I offer our sincere condolences to the affected families in India, ”Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Twitter.
# COVID-19[FEMALE[FEMININE is yet another reminder that humanitarian issues require answers beyond political consideration. Pakistan continues to work with ASACR countries to foster cooperation to combat the pandemic. https://t.co/hgpp0vxjSM
– Shah Mahmood Qureshi (@SMQureshiPTI) April 24, 2021
He said the COVID-19 pandemic was another reminder that humanitarian issues require responses beyond political consideration.
Qureshi said Pakistan continues to work with SAARC countries to foster cooperation to fight the pandemic.
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