Bahrain Sports Day will be celebrated on February 9, HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa has said.
All ministries, public and private departments as well as agencies are directed to prepare for it. The sports program will be broadcasted through television, according to Shaikh Khalid.
“The world is going through exceptional circumstances amid the pandemic and continues to fight it,” he said.
“This means that we need to take a different and innovative approach to celebrate the National Sports Day that supports the national efforts to combat the epidemic. We are keen on a national celebration that features numerous ideas programs and interactive competitions to achieve the purpose of organizing the Sports Day, which has become a national occasion that should be celebrated despite the challenges in order to maintain its status, momentum and significance as a well-anticipated event.”