New Delhi: China is working hard to ensure safety of Indians in the country, Chinese ambassador Sun Weidong said, according to reports.
Sun hoped that India will not put trade restrictions and limit movement of people to the country in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic in Hubei province.
The Chinese ambassador said the impact of the epidemic on China’s economy is short termed and added that internal resilience is growing in the country to cope with the problem.
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in Hubei province, India has put restrictions on the movement of people to and from China, like many other countries, as part of precautionary measures to contain spread of the virus.
The coronavirus death toll in China has reached 490 while the number of confirmed cases has touched 24,300.