Manama, Sept. 14 (BNA): Second Deputy Speaker of the Representatives Council, Ali Ahmed Zayed, praised sustainability of the democratic march initiated by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, describing it as the solid basis of the kingdom’s continuous growth and prosperity.
The Representatives Council Second Deputy Speaker commended the efforts of the government, led by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, to promote the democratic march. He also praised cooperation with the legislative branch to take the appropriate measures to combat the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.
Marking the International Day of Democracy, which is celebrated annually on September 15, the Representatives Council Second Deputy Speaker underlined the kingdom’s success in fostering democracy by promoting the culture of tolerance, peace and co-existence and protecting human rights. He also asserted Bahrain’s efforts to protect freedom and promote justice and transparency.