10,000 face masks donated to Thai Consulate General in HCM City hinh anh 1At the hand-over ceremony (Source: qdnd.vn)

Hanoi (VNA) –
The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations (HUFO) on April 24 presented 10,000 face masks and 100 litres of antiseptics  to Thailand’s Consulate General in the city, in an effort to help contain the spread of the COVID-19.

The union also donated 2,500 face masks, 500 protective suits, and 100 litres of antiseptics to the city-based Hospital for Tropical Diseases.

It gave 2,500 face masks to the quarantine centre at the Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City.

Earlier, the HUFO donated one tonne of rice and 200 cartons of instant noodles to low-income people affected by the pandemic in Binh Thanh district.

On this occasion, the Thai Consulate General donated 20 million VND (850 USD) in cash, 200 anti-droplet masks, and 500 bottles of hand sanitisers, to help the HUFO fight the COVID-19./.