Pakistani Doctor wins hearts of Chinese nation

From Mahnoor

BEIJING: A Pakistani doctor has won the hearts of the Chinese after he decided to offer his services to help the country fight against the deadly coronavirus that has killed over 300 people and infected more than 14,000.
“We appreciate Dr Muhammad Usman Janjua, a foreign doctor to join the fight against coronavirus in China as a volunteer,” tweeted the Chinese Embassy in Pakistan.
The Chinese mission shared that Dr Janjua hails from the Deena area of Jhelum in Pakistan and teaches at the Changsha Medical University in the Chinese province of Hunan. Dr Janjua, in an interview with Chinese media, said that China was like a second home for him as he had completed his education for there.
“My heart beats with my Chinese brothers. If I can offer my services in Wuhan in this difficult hour, it would be a moment of pride for me and my country – Pakistan,” said Janjua. The medical petitioner also thanked the Chinese media for projecting him as a hero in front of the Chinese people. Dr Janjua also shared that as a doctor he feels that the Chinese government has taken “adequate and powerful” measures at the right time to tackle the virus.
He also expressed his confidence that China will soon be able to defeat the novel coronavirus. He added that soon Pakistani and citizens from other countries would find themselves safe.
Eariler, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday assured his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi that Pakistani people “stand firmly with their Chinese brothers” and will provide full assistance as Beijing tackles the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
During the conversation, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told Qureshi that Pakistan’s offer for help and support to China in this difficult time once again highlighted the deep friendship between the two neighbours.