Southern Governorate launches campaign

The Southern Governorate has launched an awareness campaign to avert fires amid scorching summer heat. Southern Governor His Highness Shaikh Khalifa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al-Khalifa gave directives to organize the campaign during summer season.

The awareness-enhancing initiative is being held in cooperation with the Southern Police Directorate, The General Directorate for Civil Defence and the General Directorate for the Traffic. Security Coordination Officer First Lieutenant Shaikh Khalid bin Salman Al-Khalifa said that the initiative is part of awareness campaigns in the Southern Governorate. "The week-long campaign aims at promoting safety for all age categories", he said, adding that leaflets had been distributed to people public places and shopping malls. The campaign features lectures on traffic safety and prevention against fires.

Source: Bahrain News Agency