new Delhi: In a video convention of all of the SAARC member states to chalk out a robust widespread technique to fight the corona virus within the area, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the leaders and representatives of the SAARC international locations to provide you with a joint technique to cope with the corona virus. Stressed the must be vigilant. Also, he appealed to not panic. In this video convention, Prime Minister Modi led India. During this, PM Modi mentioned, 'As everyone knows, COVID-19 has not too long ago been declared an epidemic by W.H.O. So far, our area has reported lower than 150 instances of corona virus. <! –
But we must be cautious.
Apart from Modi, Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Maldives President Ibrahim Mohammad Solih, Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Bhutan Lotte Tshering, Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina, President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani and Pakistan, apart from Modi within the dialogue by way of video conferencing Special Assistant Zafar Mirza joined the Prime Minister's well being issues.
During the dialogue with the leaders of SAARC international locations, PM Modi mentioned that Corona has come as an epidemic and now we have to work collectively. Prime Minister Modi instructed the leaders of SAARC international locations by way of video conferencing on Kovid-19 that our steps taken one after the other helped to keep away from chaos, particular steps needs to be taken to succeed in delicate teams.
Modi mentioned, 'We have evacuated about 1400 Indians from totally different international locations. We have helped a few of your residents in keeping with our 'neighborhood first coverage'. He mentioned that the mantra of India has been 'Be ready, however don’t panic'. The corona virus will be countered with this mantra. The PM mentioned, 'We began screening in India from the center of January. With this, we additionally began growing the restrictions. We have benefited from the step-by-step strategy.
Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his handle by thanking Nepal's PM KP Oli Sharma, who has not too long ago been discharged from the hospital after struggling a kidney drawback. The PM mentioned, 'I need to thank all of you for becoming a member of this particular session. I particularly thank our friend Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli, who joined us quickly after his latest surgical procedure. I want him a speedy restoration. '
South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) which incorporates Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. All this nation is susceptible to Corona virus. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday proposed a dialogue by way of video convention to South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) leaders with the purpose of making a joint technique to cope with it and set an instance earlier than the world.
Maldives President Ibrahim Mohammed Solih
Maldives President Ibrahim Mohammad Solih mentioned in a video convention of all SAARC member states that Maldives is lucky to obtain common help from India. He mentioned that on behalf of my authorities, I commend Mr. Modi and the individuals of India.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani
At the identical time, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani mentioned, 'We ought to put together a standard framework for tele-medicine to fight coronovirus. With the closure of borders, there might be a big drawback of availability of meals, medicines and primary items.
Sri Lankan President Gotbaya Rajapaksa
At the video convention of all of the SAARC member international locations, Sri Lankan President Gotbayya Rajapaksa mentioned that to start with I thank PM Narendra Modi for sharing his experiences, ideas, understanding challenges and discussing measures. The Sri Lankan president mentioned, 'Our financial system has suffered a extreme setback, particularly within the tourism sector which was recovering after final 12 months's terrorist assault. I strongly advise SAARC leaders to place in place mechanisms to assist our economies cope with troublesome occasions. Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa proposed the formation of the SAARC Ministerial Group to handle points associated to the corona virus.
Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina mentioned, 'I thank PM Modi for taking this initiative. I additionally thank the Indian college students for bringing and internet hosting our 23 college students from Wuhan (China). Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina mentioned that the Health Minister of the SAARC international locations can do video conferencing to debate particular points associated to Kovid-19.
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli mentioned, 'I need to thank PM Modi ji for this initiative. Our collective data and efforts in the mean time after we are combating COVID19 will assist us formulate robust methods for the SAARC area. ' He mentioned that our collective efforts will assist in formulating a concrete technique within the SAARC area to deal with the corona virus.
Bhutan PM Lotte Tshering
Bhutan PM Lotte Tshering mentioned, 'I need to thank PM Modi for his wonderful management to carry all of us collectively, as a result of solidarity is required on a regular basis however when the world is combating an epidemic, then at such a time our Mutual variations needs to be left behind.
Special Assistant on Health Affairs Zafar Mirza, Pakistan
Zafar Mirza, Special Assistant on Health Affairs of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, mentioned that no nation can flip its again on coping with the state of affairs arising within the wake of the unfold of Corona virus. Also, he mentioned that we must always anticipate one of the best and be ready for the worst.