Chinese Doctors Arrive in Pakistan to Help in Fight Against Coronavirus – GNP


Islamabad: 28th March 2020 (GNP): To help Pakistan fight against COVID-19, a team of Chinese doctors arrived in Pakistan on Saturday.

According to government officials, the eight-member Chinese team came to Pakistan to review government’s steps taken and to check the spread of coronavirus and to provide technical support.

Special Assistant on National Health Services, Dr Zafar Mirza announced in a statement that specialist doctors would land in Pakistan on Saturday to help tackle the rising number of people contracting coronavirus, which had overwhelmed medical facilities in the country.

"We hope that China’s medical experts, with the coordination of Pakistani experts, would help us fight against this pandemic”, Dr Mirza said.

Dr Zafar Mirza said the Pakistani government would benefit from the experiences of the Chinese doctors. (GNP)