Saudi Arabia sends medical equipment to assist Malaysia in COVID-19 pandemic

hishamuddin with saudi king

PUTRAJAYA JULY 25: The King Salman Centre for Relief and Humanitarian Action will contribute medical equipments and any other related necessities to assist Malaysia to combat with the COVID-19 pandemic challenges.    

Senior Minister of Foreign Affairs, Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein said, the medical equipments and other necessities to be contributed to Malaysia for COVID-19 pandemic was the request made to the Centre by the King of Saudi Arabia and also the Custodian of Two Holy Mosques, His Majesty King Salman.

“I have just spoken with Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammad bin Salman. He informed me that His Majesty King Salman has directed the Centre for Relief and Humanitarian Action to immediately channelled medical equipments and other related assistance to Malaysia,” Hishammuddin said in a statement here today.

Hishammuddin added, this is highly respected and truly shows the sincerity of Saudi Arabia Government in its relation and friendship with Malaysia.

Saudi Press Agency reported King Salman had directed King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSrelief) to urgently provide Malaysia with medical equipment and supplies to address the Covid-19 pandemic. The aid includes providing 1,000,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine, medical devices, care and treatment devices, preventive supplies, and other medical needs.

“On behalf of Malaysia, we record our sincere love and respect for His Majesty King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and Saudi Arabia Government for their kindness and deepest concern.

“Insya Allah I will continue to work closely with the Crown Prince and detailed the current assistance that Malaysia requires and to ensure His Majesty’s requests will be fulfilled and run smoothly,” Hishammuddin added. –Malaysia World News         


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