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Labour Party holds inaugural gathering

Nafaahath Ibrahim
13 January 2019, MVT 09:11
Abdulla Haseen speaking at Labour Party's gathering held in Dharubaaruge. PHOTO: HUSSAIN WAHEED / MIHAARU
Nafaahath Ibrahim
13 January 2019, MVT 09:11

Maldives Labour and Social Democratic Party (Labour Party) establishes temporary leadership committee during the party's first gathering.

The assembly was held at Dharubaaruge, with 317 members in attendance.

The party's temporary leadership comprises of 15 members, who were given approval through voting.

In addition to establishing a temporary leadership, the party logo, flag design and colour were finalized. Red, white and black were chosen as party colours.

During the event, five organizations including Tourism Employees Association of Maldives (TEAM) and Teachers Association of Maldives pledged to work with Labour party.

Lawyer Abdulla Haseen, who lead the formation of the party stated that the party will work for rights of labourers.