In a glittering ceremony hundreds of people thronged the venue, the headquarters of Badr Al Samaa, in Ruwi to celebrate the 48th National Day. The function started by playing Omani National Anthem and paying tribute to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al Said. Everyone wished His Majesty a healthy and long life. Dr. P A Mohammed, Dr. V T Vinod and Mr. Abdul Latheef, Managing Directors, senior management, employees, doctors, strong representation from media fraternity among others were present in the event.
The event was made special by cultural dance presented by the children specially invited from Oman Autism Society. Everyone present applauded this incredible performance. A documentary based on the life events of His Majesty and His memorable speeches was also played in the event. An Omani staff made a beautiful painting of His Majesty. This was followed by cake cutting ceremony and distribution of traditional Omani Halwa, Kahwa and Sweets. All the directors presented special gifts to the children of Oman Autism Society.
“Our business is spread in countries like Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, UAE, Kuwait and Qatar but I feel so great to be in Oman and that is the reason that I have all corporate offices in Oman. On this occasion I wish His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al Said a healthy and long life and Happy National Day to all Nationals and Expatriates. May the Almighty's grace we will keep on celebrating this day for years to come with zest and zeal.” said Mr. Abdul Latheef, Managing Director, Badr Al Samaa Group.
“This is my 42nd National Day Celebration in Oman. Oman has always been more than a home for me. I have named my entire life for Oman and will never go from here. The significant development and prosperity which we see today in Oman was only made possible by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al Said’s vision and commitment. On this occasion I pray to the Almighty to bless His Majesty with good health and long life. Happy National Day to all”, said Dr. V T Vinod, Managing Director, Badr Al Samaa Group.
“48 years of renaissance, 48 years of great leadership, 48 years of development, prosperity and progress. Peace and harmony here is the best in the region which has boosted our morale and given us confidence to grow along with the nation and contribute to its progress. I salute His extraordinary contributions in maintaining regional peace and stability. I pray to the Almighty to protect and bless our leader, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al Said with good health and well being.” said Dr. P A Mohammed Managing Director, Badr Al Samaa Group.
Saleh Obaid Humaid Al Rashdi, Personnel Manager, on this occasion said, “I am overwhelmed to see the participation of everyone in the celebration of our National Day. The event becomes more special with the participation of expats. Every year we celebrate the event with same charm and energy. I pray for His Majesty’s good health and the prosperity of the nation on this glorious day.”
The similar celebration events were organized in each and every centre of Badr Al Samaa across Oman which witnessed huge participation.