The Policy Times, Dhaka Bureau (7 May):
Bangladesh Deputy High Commissioner in Kolkata Mr. Toufique Hasan handed over 10,000 vials of Remdesivir injection to Indian officials on Thursday (6 May) at Benapole-Petrapole border.
The Government of Bangladesh expresses deep sorrow and condolences at the loss of lives in India due to the spread of the COVID pandemic. Bangladesh stands in solidarity with close neighbor India at this critical moment and is ready to provide and mobilise support in every possible way to save lives. The thoughts and prayers of the people of Bangladesh are with the people of India for alleviating their sufferings. Bangladesh is interested to provide further support to India, if needed.