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Sri Lanka's special envoy visits Maldives

07 October 2018, MVT 10:03
President-Elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih meeting with the special envoy from President Sirisena. PHOTO: MIHAARU
07 October 2018, MVT 10:03

Sri Lanka's Minister of Sports Faizer Mustapha visited Maldives as an envoy of President Maithripala Sirisena and met with some of the opposition leaders on Saturday

Mustapha met with President-Elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom and Jumhooree Party's founder Qasim Ibrahim.

Although details of these meetings have not been disclosed by any of the parties, local media Mihaaru reported that Gayoom was invited to visit Sri Lanka and meet with President Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Tweet from the official account of former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom. IMAGE: TWITTER

Gayoom had tweeted about the meeting, stating that it was a pleasure to receive Mustapha.