COVID-19: Essential medical supplies from Romania to arrive in India
In order to help India in its fight against COVID-19, an aircraft with 80 oxygen concentrators, 75 oxygen cylinders and 20 high-flow oxygen therapy equipment took off from Bucharest, Romania on Thursday and will arrive in New Delhi today.
The assistance was sent by Romania's Department for Emergencies, through its Foundation for Emergency Response (SMURD Foundation).
"The aircraft took off in the afternoon on April 28 from Bucharest and will arrive tonight in New Delhi," Embassy of Romania in India said in a statement.
Romania has offered humanitarian assistance to India, following the request addressed to the European Union by the Indian government.
Romania expressed its solidarity and joins the European and international efforts to support India, confronted with an unprecedented circumstance due to surge in COVID-19 infections.