Manama, Jan.20 (BNA): Capital Governor Shaikh Hesham bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa paid tribute to His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, hailing royal directives to provide free COVID-19 vaccine to all citizens and resident in order to protect people’s health and safety.
He praised the follow-up of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister to take pre-emptive action and implement mandatory precautionary measures, which enabled the Kingdom of Bahrain to curb the pandemic.
He urged citizens and residents to comply with mandatory precautionary measures and health protocols set by the National Taskforce for Combating COVID-19 in support of national efforts to curb the pandemic and protect society in light of surging infections.
The Capital Governor stressed the importance of social awareness in supporting national efforts to combat COVID-19, urging people to take the vaccine and abide by mandatory precautionary measures.
He cautioned against recklessness or laxity in implementing these procedures and instructions, in order to avoid the increase in the number of existing cases and protect the safety of society and vital sectors.