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Cabinet minister Al-Saleh hails Fire Force mission during pandemic

– Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Anas Al-Saleh said Thursday that Fire Force mission during the pandemic was ” highly commended, appreciated, and made the political leadership proud,” as they embodied the high patriotic spirit and high efficiency in performing their on the ground duties to the fullest.

In a speech delivered on the occasion of His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah visit to Fire Force headquarters, Al-Saleh said on behalf of all of the force’s employees, he expresses his happiness and pride to such visit, which comes as a continuation of previous visits to senior leadership, namely His Highness the Amir of Kuwait.

In his speech, Al-Saleh highlighted the achievements of the force during the Coronavirus pandemic, as the force distributed batches of medicine supplies to those who need it most, including constructing and securing quarantine areas, securing and sterilizing various entities, Fire force crews also applied and monitored fire systems applications to all (firefighting) services and licenses, which reached more than 80 percent, the minister noted.

He stressed the (firefighters’) keenness to develop the human resource element by activating virtual reality to ensure upgrades due payments and graduate batches of officers and non-commissioned officers to join and assist their colleagues.

He affirmed that the force would continue to double efforts in cooperation and support for all military and civilian state bodies, keeping Kuwait’s interest in mind

Source: Kuwait News Agency