The team is in the same group with Malaysia, Bangladesh and Chinese Taipei.
Reigning champions Iran will start their title defence against Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan in Group D.
Thailand who finished third in the 2015 championship and host this year’s event will face Hong Kong (China), Indonesia and Macao in Group A.
Japan, the runners-up, are set to play China, Bahrain and Lebanon in Group C.
Winners and runners-up from each group will advance to the quarter-finals.
The tournament will be held from May 2 to May 12 in Bangkok.