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Electricity minister meets citizens
04 : 29 PM - 12/08/2017
Manama, Aug. 12 (BNA): Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza met a number of citizens to listen to their comments and suggestions regarding power and water supplies.

The meeting follows directives of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa to service ministers to meet the citizens and identify their needs.

The meeting, the minister asserted, was according to the directives of HRH the Prime Minister, who, he said, had always emphasised the importance of an Open Door Policy for all citizens.

Dr. Mirza said that the citizens’ comments and suggestions were always welcome and said anyone could come to his office at any time in this context.

He said direct communication with the people and to listen to their complaints were a key to the Electricity and Water Authority’s (EWA) providing top class and quality services. Dr. Mirza said such a dialogue would also help improve services wherever needed.

The citizens, on their part, thanked the minister and praised the hospitality and honour they had received. They praised the EWA's Open Doors Policy saying they felt involved in its functioning.

The minister said such meetings were an on-going process and would be repeated periodically.

He said anyone wishing to meet him could call his office on 17996777 to arrange a suitable date and time for the meeting.

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