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PM Imran Khan and citizens express solidarity with India amid worst COVID-19 conditions

As #pakistanstandwithindia trends on social media, Pakistan believes in #HumanityFirst

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Pakistani PM Imran Khan and citizens express solidarity with India amid worst COVID19 conditions.

The last two days saw reports and heart-wrenching videos circulating on social media revealing to the world that calamity has struck in various Indian cities amid the second wave of COVID-19.

India reported the world’s highest daily tally of coronavirus cases for the third day, surpassing 345,000 new cases.

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 Pakistan on Saturday also offered COVID-19 support to India in a gesture of solidarity.

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi shared the message on his official Twitter handle.

“As a gesture of solidarity with the people of India in the wake of the current wave of #COVID19, Pakistan has officially offered relief & support to #India, including ventilators, Bi-PAP, digital X ray machines, PPEs & other related items. We believe in a policy of #HumanityFirst,” he stated.


The premier in a tweet has expressed solidarity with the people of India as they battle against the fatal wave of COVID-19.

“I want to express our solidarity with the people of India as they battle a dangerous wave of COVID-19. Our prayers for a speedy recovery go to all those suffering from the pandemic in our neighbourhood & the world. We must fight this global challenge confronting humanity together,” Pm Imran Khan tweeted.

Though the two neighbouring countries share sour relations, and there has been no proper channel to communicate with the masses other than social media. The Indian social media timeline has always kept spewing venom against its neighbours.

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However, Pakistani citizens have expressed solidarity with Indians as the country continues to battle an unprecedented medical emergency that is hurtling down to the worst throes of a health crisis.

Pakistan Foreign Minister in his message on Twitter said: We express our support to the people of India in the wake of the current wave of #COVID19 infections, that has hit our region hard. On behalf of the people of Pakistan, I extend our heartfelt sympathies to the affected families in #India.”

Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry has also expressed concern over the Covid-19 situation in the neighbouring country.

In a tweet, he said, “In these difficult times our prayers are with people of India may God be kind, and may these difficult times get over soon.”

Meanwhile, a number of Pakistani celebrities along with other citizens took to social media to express solidarity with Corona hit Indian citizens.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.