Press Release on the handing over of 2000 vials of Remdesivir

Press Release

Hon. Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali received 2000 vials of Remdesivir handed over by Ambassador of India to Nepal H.E. Mr. Vinay Mohan Kwatra in Singha Durbar today.

On the occasion, the Hon. Minister recalled the commitment of the SAARC leaders to work together for fighting the pandemic during the Video Conference hosted by Prime Minister H.E. Shri Narendra Modi of India on 15 March 2020, and thanked India for the generous support.

Ambassador of India H.E. Mr. Kwatra said that it was the continuation of the partnership and cooperation.

The consignment will be sent to the concerned Ministry/agencies of the Government for the treatment of needy people suffering from Covid-19.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
15 September 2020