Pres Solih, Speaker Nasheed to attend closing rally in Aa. Rasdhoo

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and former President Mohamed Nasheed will be traveling to Aa. Rasdhoo to attend the closing ceremony of main-ruling Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP)'s council election campaign.

The local council election will take place on April 10th, Saturday.

Speaking to AVAS, an official from MDP said several senior officials of the MDP leadership as well as some candidates will be attending the ceremony held to conclude the party's "Rahvehi Fathis" campaign. However, they would not disembark on the island, and will be participating in the ceremony on bats moored at the island's harbor. The rally is scheduled to begin at 8:30 pm on Thursday night. Both President Solih and President Nasheed are expected to speak at the ceremony.