AMMONNEWS - His Majesty King Abdullah II on Sunday paid a surprise visit to a number of needy families in Souf, Jerash and checked on their conditions.
The King listened to the families' needs and exchanged congratulations with them on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr.
His Majesty directed the concerned authorities to build houses for a number of families.
The citizens briefed the King on their conditions as well as difficulties they face, expressing happiness over His Majesty's visit.
Residents of the area said the visit left a positive impact on them as the King listened to their demands and was keen to improve their conditions.
The King's unscheduled visit was part of his tours to check on the condition of citizens in the country's various regions.
Later, His Majesty King Abdullah left the Kingdom on a private visit .
His Royal Highness Prince Faisal Bin Al Hussein was sworn in as Regent in the presence of Cabinet members.