Shura Council President Ali bin Saleh Al-Saleh paid tribute to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, hailing the keynote speech he had delivered today whilst chairing the Supreme Defence Council (SDC).
He lauded HM the King’s keenness to ensure the safety of citizens and resident’s safety and health, stressing the importance of individual responsibility and community partnership to overcome challenges and beat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
He commended HM the King’s wise and farsighted directives which, he said, supported Bahrain’s success in managing the emergency health crisis resulting from the pandemic outbreak and maintaining the economic growth momentum.
He commended the Government, chaired by His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa for its relentless efforts, hailing the role of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister in leading the National Taskforce for Combating COVID-19.
He lauded HM the King’s words of praise in recognition of citizens’ efforts in all areas, particularly the military, security civil and medical teams, who stand on the frontline of the defining fight against COVID-19.
He underlined the crucial importance of citizens’ social awareness in all circumstances for Bahrain to withstand the challenges, beat the pandemic and continue the development march.