Asserting that Beijing stands with New Delhi amid the COVID-19 disaster, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi at this time mentioned all BRICS member nations, together with China, will present help and help to India because it fights the second wave of the pandemic.
“I as soon as once more expressed my sympathy to India amid a brand new wave of the pandemic. In this attempting time, China stands with India and all BRICS nations. As lengthy as it’s wanted by India, all BRICS companions, together with China, will present additional help and help at any time. And we’re assured that India will definitely overcome the pandemic,” mentioned Wang Yi on the BRICS international ministers’ assembly.
BRICS is the grouping of the world’s rising market economies, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The BRICS mechanism goals to advertise peace, safety, growth and cooperation.
The assembly was chaired by External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar by video conferencing.
Namaste – from the BRICS. Concluded a productive Foreign Ministers Meeting. pic.twitter.com/f2Z7PgvNv6
— Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) June 1, 2021
Besides Wang Yi, the assembly was attended by Brazil Minister of Foreign Affairs Carlos Alberto Franco Franca, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, and South African Foreign Minister Grace Naledi Mandisa Pandor.
In his opening remarks, Mr Jaishankar mentioned, “India has assumed the chairship of BRICS on its fifteenth anniversary. We have come a good distance from the primary time our international ministers met in New York in 2006. The rules that information our grouping stay constant over time.”
India recorded a single-day rise of 1,27,510 new COVID-19 circumstances at this time, the bottom in 51 days, taking the nation’s an infection tally to 2,81,75,044, based on the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
The nation’s lively caseload is beneath 20 lakhs after 43 days. The lively caseload additional declined to 18,95,520 as lively circumstances decreased by 1,30,572 within the final 24 hours.