President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has departed on a trip to Lhaviyani Atoll on Friday evening.
Canvassing for his re-election campaign, President Yameen visited Naifaru, Lhaviyani Atoll. During the trip, he inaugurated the Lhaviyani Atoll Hospital, a five-story building, and the harbour of the island.
Supporters had gathering adorning the party colour and flags of Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM) to greet the president.
While speaking at a gathering held in the island, Naifaru, MP Ahmed Shiyaam said that he is proud to say that President Yameen had fulfilled almost all the promises he made to the citizens of Naifaru during his campaign tour in 2013.
In the remaining portion of his two-day trip, the president is scheduled to visit Kurendhoo, Hinnavaru, and Olhuvelifushi.