Malaysia has always been one of the world's leading examples when it comes to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.
The latest news is a further testament to that.
The COVID-19 team at Sungai Buloh Hospital has been recognised at the Global Health Awards (GLA) 2020 recently for its efforts in fighting the deadly pandemic, Bernama
The report, quoting the Global Health Awards website, said the regional Asia-Pacific awards recognise companies in a variety of regional and global markets that have maintained consistently high standards in delivering quality care.
In accepting the recognition, health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah took to his social media pages to congratulate the team involved.
The team is led by the head of Sungai Buloh Hospital Infectious Disease Department Dr Suresh Kumar and Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Department head Dr Shaiful Azman Zakaria.
"Heartiest congratulations to Dr Suresh Kumar and Dr Shaiful Azman and the whole of Covid-19 team at Sungai Buloh Hospital for the recognition at the Global Health Awards 2020. Very well-deserved indeed!.
"The nation thank you and your team for unwavering dedication, sacrifice and excellence in our efforts to fight COVID-19.”
Back in March, the Sungai Buloh Hospital was designated as the country's main COVID-19 hospital.
It's really good to see that the frontliners' hard work is being recognised.