Johor royal family members get their shots

JOHOR BARU: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, Permaisuri Johor Raja Zarith Sofiah Binti Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah, and the rest of the royal family have joined the ranks of those who have had their Covid-19 vaccine.

In a Facebook post, His Majesty advised the people not to hesitate to get vaccinated for their health and to curb the spread of the pandemic.

“My family and I have received the vaccine, and we really hope that the people of Johor will not hesitate to get the vaccine in order to take care and protect themselves and their families.

“Her Majesty and I are in good health after receiving the vaccine. Alhamdulillah, we also have no side effects,” said Sultan Ibrahim in a statement posted on his official Facebook page.

In addition to following all the advice and standard operating procedure from the Health Ministry, Sultan Ibrahim added that vaccination was very important to reduce the rate of Covid-19 transmission and help achieve herd immunity.

“Apart from protecting ourselves, we also need to think about the frontliners, doctors, nurses and medical teams who are working hard to treat Covid-19 patients.

“The more people receive the vaccine, the closer we are to herd immunity, and reduce the adverse effects of the disease on our daily lives.

“Therefore, register for the vaccine and make sure you and your family members always check and meet the MySejahtera appointment,” added Sultan Ibrahim.

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