“I have instructed the department to use every resource at our disposal at our authority, so that it can provide the materials they need to India’s frontline healthcare workers to support America’s efforts to introspect. Currently we We are assessing equipment that we can buy and prepare. ” A list of themselves in the coming days and weeks, ”Austin said in a statement.
Austin also announced that over the next few days, the department will provide transportation and logistics support to deliver essential supplies to India, including oxygen-related equipment, rapid test kits and personal protective equipment.
“We will continue to work closely with other US agencies and departments, as well as industry, to assist our Indian partners in the effort to combat this outbreak”.
According to CNN data from the Indian Ministry of Health, 349,691 new cases of coronovirus occurred in India on Sunday, bringing the total to over 16.9 million cases in the country.
India also reported the country’s highest daily record for deaths for the ninth consecutive day on Sunday, including 2,767 deaths in the last 24 hours. In the last three days, a country with a strong population of 1.3 billion has added more than one million cases.
According to CNN data from John Hopkins University, Sunday’s tally represents the most number of cases recorded in a single day anywhere in the world. This is the fourth day India has broken a record.