President vows to investigate and take action in MDN report

July 4, 2019: President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih speaking with reporters. (Sun Photo/Ahmed Aushan Ilyas)

The President has vowed that an investigation will be conducted into “The Preliminary Assessment on Radicalization in the Maldives” report by Maldives Democracy Network published first in 2015 and to take action against those at fault.

A short statement by the President today stated that the contents of the report were not acceptable in any manner and violated the principles of Islam in addition to mocking the religion and Prophet Muhammed (SAW).

“So, an investigation will be conducted into the report to maintain the peace of the Maldivian community, religious unity in the country and I will be taking steps through the law to answer this.” Said the President.

More details to come…