KUALA LUMPUR – Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah reminded all women to love and value themselves to be great and happy human beings.
She said, women need to look after their physical and mental health, as well as their families’ because a happy woman will be able to spread happiness to those around her.
“Strong women are able to face all challenges that come their way with strength granted by Allah and that is what makes us, women, special,” Tunku Azizah said in a video posted on the Istana Negara official social media in conjunction with the International Women’s Day celebration today.
She explained that the women’s strength was evident during the Covid-19 pandemic as they were able to rise up and face challenges, in line with this year’s theme, ‘Women Rise to Face Challenges’.
“This is where we see the strength of a woman. Despite facing various challenges, women are still able to stand up and succeed in facing those challenges,” said the Queen.
She also called on the community to appreciate, love, respect and be gentle with women. -BERNAMA / MalaysiaGazette