UAE & China Will Assist Afghanistan with 30,000 Coronavirus Test Kits

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and China will provide diagnostic kits for coronavirus to Afghanistan, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said.

The health minister, Firozudin Firoz in a press conference in Kabul said that we should take the coronavirus serious and take protective measures.

He said that currently the test kits for coronavirus are only in Kabul and efforts are underway to provide for other provinces too.

He added that fighting the coronavirus is not only the responsibility of the Ministry of Public Health but all of Afghan people have responsibility regarding that.

According to him, around 264 suspected cases have been recorded in the laboratories which 21 of them are positive and the remaining are negative.

16 / March 2020
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