King Hamad of Bahrain. Image Credit: Supplied

Dubai: Bahrain on Friday dispatched the first urgent relief aid consignment to Lebanon to help the country deal with the ordeal and alleviate the pain in the aftermath of the massive blast which rocked the capital, Beirut, local media reported.

The move comes in line with the directives of King Hamad.

The Royal Humanitarian Foundation (RHF) and other relevant authorities compiled the consignment which contains medical materials that they desperately need.