The Current Condition of the Maldives Must Be Improved by Its People – President Yameen

President of Maldives Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom has said that the current condition or status of the Maldives must be improved by its people and that no other country can intervene.

Speaking at an event held during his trip to GA. Kolamaafushi Earlier today, President Yameen said that the ideology and willpower to improve and advance a nation should be built within the country itself and that if this is not the case, not much development can be brought. He also stressed on the importance of working together towards the development and national harmony.

The president also mentioned that the views of the citizens of Kolamaafushi have now changed and that they have now sided with the development and advancements this Government is bringing.

Referring to the upcoming By-elections for the Vilingili Constituency, President Yameen said that this vote should be cast by each individual with a certain integrity and honesty with pure intentions and that if these principles are not practiced, the nation and the people will encounter difficulties in their road to development. He also mentioned that if a member is elected through impure intentions and deception, the people will, in turn, be treated with dishonesty and deception by that member.

The President of Maldives, Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayyoom and First Lady Fathmath Ibrahim started their trip to Gaafu Alif Atoll on Monday. President Yameen attended the Grand openings of the Kooddoo Airport Maldives and the Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort prior to their visits to the islands of Gaafu Alif Atoll today.