At Saarc video conference, PM proposes fund to fight Covid-192 min read . Updated: 15 Mar 2020, 11:15 PM IST
- PM Modi offers an initial contribution of $10 mn, services of team of health workers armed with testing kits
- PM Modi offered online training for health workers in Saarc countries to scale up skills
NEW DELHI : South Asian nations agreed on Sunday to evolve a common strategy to meet the challenge posed by the Covid-19 pandemic with India proposing the creation of an emergency fund with an initial contribution of $10 million to halt the onslaught of the disease that has so far claimed nearly 6,000 lives globally.
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