Kerela people are Part of our success story: UAE PM

18/08/2018,TIMES OF LION

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the prime minister of the United Arab Emirates, came out in support for the people of Kerala, as the state is witnessing one of the most savage monsoon in over a century.

The President, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has instructed the formation of a national emergency

According to Sheikh Khalifa’s instructions, the committee will be chaired by the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), and include representatives from the UAE’s humanitarian organisations.

The committee will also be seeking help from the dignitaries of the Indian resident community.

In a series of tweets, Sheikh Mohammed said, “The state of Kerala in India is currently witnessing huge floods, the most devastating in a century. Hundreds have been killed, hundreds of thousands have been displaced. Ahead of Eid Al Adha, do not forget to extend a helping hand to our brothers in India.”