China team with leading C-19 fighters due June 8
A team of Chinese medical experts, who have the firsthand experience of containing coronavirus and treating the patients with remarkable success, is scheduled to arrive here on
June 8 with a bunch of medical equipment.
Confirming arrival date of the medical team, an official told UNB that it shows one of the reflections of Chinese President Xi Jinping's assurance to the reality.
The team, organized by the National Health Commission, consists of 10 respiratory physicians selected by the Hainan Provincial Health Commission, according to the official at the Chinese Embassy in Dhaka. In their two weeks stay in Bangladesh, the experts will visit designated COVID-19 hospitals, quarantine centers, and testing centers, discuss the epidemics with Bangladeshi counterparts, and make calibrated propositions for containment and treatment.
As Bangladesh's fight against the COVID-19 pandemic continued to become fiercer, Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China, had a phone call conversation with Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, on May 20. -UNB