India will continue medicine supply to Nepal in fight against Coronavirus: PM Modi assures KP Oli
New Delhi/IBNS: India will continue to supply medicines to neighbouring Nepal to fight against the deadly Coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured his counterpart K P Sharma Oli during a telephone conversation on Friday.
The two Prime Ministers discussed the present situation of fight against COVID-19 and agreed to further intensify the ongoing efforts.
In the context of the present state of lockdown in both the countries, the two Prime Ministers agreed to look after the welfare and medical care of the people of two countries currently living in each other’s territory.
Prime Minister Oli expressed thanks to the Indian government, people and PM Modi for the supply of essential medicines and medical logistics that are in pipeline.
The two Prime Ministers expressed satisfaction on the smooth supply of essential goods across the border and underlined the need for ensuring its continuity in the present situation.
The two Prime Ministers also expressed satisfaction that the video conference of the SAARC leaders provided a timely impetus to all countries in the region to intensify their efforts of fighting against COVID-19.
PM Oli extended sincere condolences to the Government and people of India as well as to the bereaved family members of those who lost lives due to coronavirus in India.
PM Modi appreciated the determination of the people of Nepal to fight against the challenge of COVID-19.
During the conversation, the two prime Ministers also touched upon the multi-dimensional friendly relations existing between the two countries and stressed on further consolidating and strengthening the relations for mutual benefit.