Speaker of the National Assembly in Kuwait
Speaker of the National Assembly in Kuwait

The Speaker of the National Assembly in Kuwait announced that he had received an official letter from the Minister of Health recommending to cancel the session next Tuesday after two deputies were infected with Corona virus and the need to make sure that there were no other infected people, indicating that the Council’s office will meet tomorrow to take a decision in this regard.

 

Al-Ghanim said: “In principle, if there is a postponement of the next Tuesday’s session, the session will take place on the next Tuesday, and this is what I expect.” He added, “It was decided that we would conduct checks on the representatives tomorrow, but based on the letter of the Minister of Health and attached to it a letter from the Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Affairs. The examinations will take place on Saturday, September 19.

He explained that «the government requested to postpone the Tuesday session due to the current situation and the testimonies of the two deputies who were infected, as there may be other deputies who have been infected with the virus,» indicating that «the book of the Minister of Health will be presented to the Council’s office at its meeting tomorrow and will decide what it deems appropriate according to this book, and based on the authorization. The council has a question regarding holding sessions during the Corona pandemic. ”