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India gifts massive consignment of medicines to Sri Lanka

India today gifted a 10 tonne consignment of essential life saving medicines to Government of Sri Lanka, in view of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

These medicines have been requested by Government of Sri Lanka.

The consignment was brought to Sri Lanka by an Air India Special Charter flight today.

Ministry of Health of India has also started offering online training sessions for health professionals in SAARC countries. SAARC Disaster Management Centre (SDMC) situated in Gandhinagar, Gujarat has also developed a dedicated webpage pertaining to the COVID-19 situation in SAARC Member States [http://www.covid19-sdmc.org/].