November 19, 2023Apoorva Shukla

India dispatches second stock of emergency aid to Gaza amid Israel-Hamas war

Second Indian Air Force C17 aircraft carrying 32 tonnes of aid, departed for Egypt’s El-Arish airport.

Source: X/ @DrSJaishankar

The relief materials include tents, sleeping bags, tarpaulins, basic sanitary utilities, and water purification tablets along with other essential life-saving medicines and surgical items.

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“We continue to deliver humanitarian assistance to the people of Palestine,” said External Affairs Minister Dr Jaishankar.

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Earlier, India sent 38 tonnes of humanitarian relief for civilians caught up in the Israel-Hamas war. The aid package comprised fluids and painkillers.

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PM Modi also condemned the deaths of civilians in the conflict between Israel and Hamas, along with Hamas’ attack on Israel during the Voice of Global South Summit

Source: PTI