Special Assistant to Prime Minister on National Health Services Dr. Zafar Mirza Sunday expressed gratitude to China for extending cooperation to Pakistan in this difficult time in the form of supplying essential medical supplies and sharing expertise.
Talking to media, he appreciated China’s assistance for Pakistani citizens and said the arrival of Chinese doctors is important as Pakistan is just going to start training of healthcare professionals in critical care.
According to the details, Zafar Mirza said Pakistan and China will continue cooperating with each other under the umbrella of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in the health sector too.
He also expressed hope that Pakistani health professionals will learn from their Chinese counterparts to stem the tide against coronavirus.
He said China has written a new history as for providing best public health facilities to corona patients by putting around 60 million people under quarantine.
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said on Friday that Pakistan would take full advantage of the knowledge,experience and expertise of Chinese’ doctors in fight against COVID-19 outbreak.
In a tweet, she thanked great friend China for sending medical facilities, equipment and doctors to tackle the challenge of Coronavirus.
She said that China overcame the outbreak with great discipline which was an example for the entire world.