Manama, May 10 (BNA): The Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, today presented the Prince Salman bin Hamad Medal for Medical Merit to officials, in recognition of the contributions of the Ministry of Interior employees in combating COVID-19.
The handover of merit comes by order of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the directives of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, to all concerned authorities to present merit to medical teams. Bahrain Defense Force, Ministry of Interior and other support organizations.
The Minister of Interior expressed his pride and appreciation for granting merit to the employees of the ministry, which reflects His Majesty the King’s interest in citizens’ contributions and care. He pointed out that His Highness the Crown Prince and Prime Minister’s leadership of the Bahraini national team and the government’s distinguished approach in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic have won international appreciation. He praised the sincere national efforts to address this issue to ensure the highest levels of security and community service.
The Minister of Interior congratulated the honorees, praising the distinguished services provided by the Ministry’s employees in the spirit of one team. He directed keeping pace with modern technology in all service sectors to develop procedures and performance. He wished them all success in serving the country.