DM creates human flag of UAE launching 43rd National Day Activities
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23 November 2014
The public parks and horticulture department of Dubai Municipality on Sunday has launched the activities of 43rd National Day creating a human flag of the UAE in Zabeel Park , Dubai.
Having opened the human flag event Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah, director general of Dubai Municipality and senior officials of the civic body have joined the national anthem performance with the workers of public parks and horticulture department.
“We intend to include all segments of the community with us in the celebrations of 43rd National Day and now we started sharing our happiness with the basic workers of Dubai Municipality who are the real heroes in every success we achieved,” Lootah said.
Around 1,000 workers participated to make the UAE flag wearing T-shirts and hats in four colours of the flag and standing in the middle of ground at Zabeel park in the flag shape.
Eng. Abdul Rahman Al Awadi, director of public parks and horticulture department at Dubai Municipality said : The event comes as part of our keenness to make the workers happy in our happiest moments of National Day celebration. We have plan to organize a variety of activities and programmes for workers and other categories such as handicapped and people with special needs who need more care in the society,”.
Senior officials from different departments of DM distributed gifts and food to the workers.
“The programmes of national day celebration will end on the 2nd December with a group of activities in the camel park near the Creek in front of DM main building,” Al Awadi said.
“It is worth mentioning that the public parks and horticulture department has completed the work of 43 flags made of flowers in different parts of Dubai. The biggest flower flag is located in the 5thinter junction of Sheikh Zayed Road planted in 6500 m2 using 105,000 flower seedlings. 35 flower flags are planted in Bur Dubai area, 6 flags in Deira and 2 inside parks,” he said.
“Last year we organized a helicopter tour for the workers from parks department to show them the real beauty of their work and appreciate them for the hard work and dedication, and we will continue to conduct such programmes with the aim at achieving maximum happiness for all in line with the declaration of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid to make Dubai one of happiest cities in the world.” he added.