OIC chief congratulates Maldives on peaceful conduct of presidential election

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen expressed satisfaction over the peaceful conduct of the presidential elections in the Republic of Maldives on Sunday.

The secretary general also extended his congratulations to the Maldivian people and authorities for their commitment to the democratic process and values.

It is noteworthy that a delegation from the OIC General Secretariat had been in the Maldives to observe the election at the invitation of the Maldivian Elections Commission.

According to an OIC statement, the delegation was able to observe different activities on the election day in Male, the capital of Maldives. The OIC observers said that the voting process took place in an orderly and peaceful manner, pointing out that the Maldivian voters had exercised their voting rights peacefully.

Source: International Islamic News Agency