President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has said that more than previous administrations, the current administration’s endeavours are for the benefit of the people, in collaboration with the parliament and all state institutions. The President made these remarks while speaking at a function held by the Progressive Party of Maldives.
In his speech, the President highlighted the major milestones achieved by his administration in the country’s education and health sectors. The President also underscored the national campaign to be launched in the coming week, to world towards the complete elimination of measles in the Maldives.
Speaking at the function, President Yameen noted that all Maldivians' hopes and aspirations were tied to development, and that the administration accords high priority to find advancement in all areas. The President further said that the administration carries out numerous schemes to meet the basic needs of the people, regardless of the population density of an island. The President also reassured that this administration does not exclude any citizen, and welcomes participation of everyone in all government programmes.