HM King receives HRH Crown Prince and Prime Minister

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received at Safriya Palace today His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, in the presence of HM the King’s Personal Representative, HH Shaikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Khalifa, and HH Shaikh Mohammed bin Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa.

HM the King discussed with HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister key local issues, including mainly the latest developments in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

HM the King lauded the dedicated efforts of HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister in serving the nation in all fields. He also praised the diligent work of team Bahrain, under the leadership of HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, in combating the pandemic by working out appropriate plans and precautionary measures to handle the current circumstances and ensure the safety of all citizens and residents.

HM the King has asserted success of the procedures taken in mitigating the spread of the virus and bringing the trend of the caseload of infections downwards. He hailed the major role of the medical staff, frontline workers and associated parties, stressing that their noble humanitarian efforts are a source of pride and appreciation for all. He also urged them to continue working with the same spirit of determination and perseverance to achieve the noble goals.

HM the King affirmed that the health condition in the kingdom is reassuring and that Bahrain is on the path of recovery from the pandemic in light of the growing number of people turning out for the Covid-19 vaccine. He added that the national vaccination campaign is gaining momentum, praising keenness of all people in Bahrain on taking the vaccine and adhering to the preventative measures to help end the pandemic.

Source: Bahrain News Agency