Singapore PM Thanked Healthcare Professionals Amid Coronavirus Outburst
On Valentine's Day, Loong posted a handwritten thanking note to healthcare professionals on Facebook.
Coronavirus, which outburst in China, has infected over 60,000 people across the globe. Singapore is also dealing with the outburst and till now reported 50 virus cases. To identify and comprise the spread of coronavirus, the government has taken essential measures. Besides, the common citizens to healthcare professionals, everyone is trying their best ways to kerb the spread.
Amid these, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Valentine's Day note has grabbed people's attention and getting lots of appreciation. At the wee hours of February 14, Valentine's Day, Loong posted a handwritten note on Facebook. In the shared note, he thanked the doctors, nurses, and the healthcare workers for their tireless efforts to contain the coronavirus outburst.
Lee Hsien Loong wrote in the caption, "Happy Valentine's Day to a very special group of people, going above and beyond the call of duty to keep us all safe and well, and to keep Singapore going!"
The prime minister posted:
The post has received an overflow of responses from people. Some people thanked the healthcare professionals, while others highly praised the prime minister gesture.
A Facebook user commented, "The most meaningful way of celebrating 2020 valentine day. Deepest appreciation and salute to the medical personals who have done their best to fight against the COVID-19." Another person commented, "Thank you to all health care staff, Singapore is proud of your hard work and dedication despite the threat of Covid 19." "Salute to all everyone who has to stand up for us. How we do not stand up for you when you all steering the ships. A lot of love and we fight on as one United Singapore," wrote another person.