Former Maldivian President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom has left for India on a medical trip.
Nasreena and I are leaving this morning for Coimbatore for medical purposes. We hope to return in a few weeks’ time. We thank everybody who turned up to see us off. pic.twitter.com/kBmjuAdiyy— Maumoon Abdul Gayoom (@maumoonagayoom) December 22, 2018
Maumoon and his spouse, Nasreena Ibrahim, left for Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, this Saturday morning.
Maumoon, one of the four government coalition leaders, announced in a tweet the purpose of his trip was medical, and that he will return in a few weeks.