The People’s Government of Beijing Municipality has donated Medical supplies worth over Rs.16 million to the Colombo Municipal Council, including PPEs, ventilator and PCR test kits.
The first batch of the donation arrived at Bandaranaike International Airport from Beijing via Qatar yesterday (12) and the remaining two batches are scheduled to arrive on December 14 and 17.
“Beijing as a friend of Colombo city, our thoughts are with you in these trying times. Hereby, on behalf of the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality, I would like to extend our most sincere sympathy and support to you and the people of Colombo. I am confident that with our joint efforts, we will prevail eventually. Our friendship will also be brought to a new level. I hope that Colombo will conquer the pandemic at an early date. Wish the people of Colombo happiness and good health,” Mayor of Beijing Chen Jining said.