“On the occasion of my birthday Tuesday (April 21), the most special gift for me will be if Malaysians remain staying at home and observe high hygiene standards”, says Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah with a smile.
The Health director-general, who has been the focus of the media and Malaysians since the Covid-19 outbreak, turns 57 on Tuesday.
Every day, Dr Noor Hisham appears on television at 5pm, with much-awaited Covid-19 updates and related news.
On the eve of his birthday, Dr Noor Hisham brought good news on the outbreak, saying that the number of new positive cases recorded in Malaysia on Monday (April 20) was the lowest since March 12, with 36 cases and no deaths reported.
Speaking to Bernama, he sent a message asking all Malaysians to stay at home in compliance with the movement control order (MCO) as a birthday gift in an effort to break the Covid-19 infection chain that has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives worldwide.
Dr Noor Hisham, who is also a surgeon, holds a Master’s Degree in Surgery and a Doctorate of Medicine from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), was appointed as director-general of Health since 2013.
He is also a father with 6 children, 4 sons and 2 daughters. OMG.. Do you think all his children are very good-looking ?!!! hehehe.. this is a very beautiful family potrait!
Happy blessed birthday, our hero …Dr Noor Hisham!
Source : The Star