First Couple returns to Maldives after Hajj pilgrimage

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and First Lady Fazna Ahmed on Wednesday arrived in the Maldives after concluding an unofficial visit to Saudi Arabia to perform this year's Hajj Pilgrimage.

The President and First Lady departed for Saudi Arabia on July 4, 2022, at the invitation of Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

During the visit, the President met with Saudi Arabia's Minister of Commerce Majid al-Ghassabi, and Maldivian pilgrims who went to Hajj this year.