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India dispatches 1st shipment of wheat aid to Afghanistan

India dispatches 1st shipment of wheat aid to Afghanistan

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Apr 12, 2020 - 21:07

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The first consignment of 5,022 MT of wheat out of total gift of 75,000 MT from India to Afghanistaninfo-icon set sail from Kandla Port to Chabahar Port today, the Indian Embassy in Kabul said on Sunday.

This humanitarian gesture of Indian people to our Afghan brethren will ensure food security during difficult times of COVID-19 pandemic, the embassy said in a tweet adding that the remaining consignments will follow in the weeks ahead.

In addition, India is gifting 500,000 tablets of HydroxyChloroquine to Afghanistan for healthinfo-icon professionals and COVID-19 positive cases.

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