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IAF aircraft to deliver medical equipment to Maldives


An Indian Air Force flight will deliver medical equipment and other supplies to the Maldives to help the country battle with the novel coronavirus outbreak.

As per official sources, “An Indian Air Force C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft will take off with medical equipment and other supplies to the Maldives. The material is being sent as the Government of India wants to assist its neighbours in the fight against [novel] coronavirus.”

The sources in the IAF also said that another Indian Air Force aircraft has dropped off supplies for Nepal. The supplies were dropped off at the Gorakhpur airfield from where the Indian Army troops will supply it to the Nepalese authorities, they said.

Another C-130J has taken off from Mumbai with over 2.5 tonnes of supplies including equipment for Jammu and Kashmir government, N-95 masks and body protection suites for doctors and medical staff.

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