KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 13): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah believes the government under the leadership of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob is capable of proving its achievement in the first 100 days via high-performance work culture and a focus on meeting short-term and long-term targets.
The King said the country is now on a firm track in combating Covid-19 through the formation of the National Recovery Council (MPN) and the implementation of the National Covid-19 Immunity Programme as well as financial assistance and economic stimulation packages for the people.
However, according to Al-Sultan Abdullah, the government, which was newly formed, should doubled efforts to fight Covid-19 and bring the nation and the people out of the threat of the pandemic.
Therefore, he called on all government agencies as well as people’s representatives to act proactively by going to the ground to monitor and look into the issues of the people from near as well as checking the progress of programmes announced.
“Social safety network programmes such as the initiatives of Wilayah Cakna, Wilayah Bebas Berniaga and young city entrepreneurs which could lighten the burden of city folks should be due given attention,” he said when opening the Fourth Session of the 14th Parliament today.
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