By Tara Rippin • 23 March 2020 • 18:12
Chinese community helping to combat Covid-19.
Credit: Alfaz town hall
A SECOND batch of vital supplies to combat the spread of coronavirus has been donated to Alfaz del Pi Council by the town’s Chinese community.
Some 9,000 masks, 600 pairs of gloves and 90 bottles of antiseptic gel were today delivered by traders, following an earlier donation on Friday.
Councillors for Security and Health, Toni Such and Marisa Cortés respectively said the “local government is moved” by the continued act of solidarity.
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Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
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