Hanoi, April 26 (VNA) – Vietnam has kept a close watch on COVID-19 situation in India and is willing to support the Government and people of India in this hard time, Foreign Ministry’s Spokerperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on April 26.
The Government of India is mobilising resources and rolling out measures to respond to the pandemic such as increasing medical equipment and medicine and speeding up COVID-19 vaccination, she said.
“We believe that with efforts by the Indian Government, the situation will soon be controlled and become stable,” Hang stated.
Regarding the protection of Vietnamese citizens living, studying and working in India, Hang said that Vietnam’s Foreign Ministry and representative agencies in India have worked closely with authorised agencies at home and in the host country as well as airlines to organise flights to bring nearly 1,000 Vietnamese citizens home safely.
In case of seeking support or report information on Vietnamese facing difficulties, citizens can contact the embassy via its citizen protection hotline at +91-7303-625-588 or the citizen protection switchboard at +84-981-848-484, she added.