KUWAIT, Apr 11: A plane of the Indian Air Force boarding medical supplies and medics specialized in combating the novel coronavirus has arrived in Kuwait, the Kuwaiti Army said on Saturday.
The army said in a statement the medical team and the equipment were sent in as part of coordination between the Kuwaiti Ministry of Defense and its counterpart bodies externally and with the Ministry of Health locally for coping with the emergency medical conditions.
The head of medical services Sheikh Dr. Abdullah Meshaal Al-Sabah, the deputy Indian ambassador, Raj Gopal Singh, officers of the Kuwaiti Air Force and other Indian diplomats, were present upon the aircraft touchdown at Abdullah Al-Mubarak Air Base
Earlier External Affairs Minister of India Dr. S. Jaishankar tweeted : Follow up to the discussion between our two Prime Ministers on COVID19. Underlines the special friendship between India and Kuwait