First Lady Departs on a Trip to Raa Atoll

First Lady of Maldives Madam Fathmath Ibrahim has departed on a trip to Raa Atoll earlier today.

President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom, along with High-level Government officials were present at Velana International airport for the departure of the First Lady. Several Members of Parliament and Government officials also took part in the trip.

The First Lady and her team will visit two islands of Raa Atoll, Maduvvari and Meedhoo, under the “Emme Gaathun” Campaign inaugurated by Madam Fathmath Ibrahim.

Madam Fathmath Ibrahim was greeted with a warm welcome from Ifuru domestic airport. The First Lady’s team is scheduled to hold special functions in both the islands. Madam Fathmath Ibrahim will personally meet the people and hear the opinions and complaints of the citizens of the both the islands including disabled personnel and the elderly.

After this two-day trip to Raa Atoll, Madam Fathmath Ibrahim and her team are scheduled to visit of Haa Alif Atoll. Special events will also be held on the island of Ihavandhoo of Haa Alif Atoll in which the First Lady will take part.