19 November 2017, New Delhi

A flag hoisting ceremony was held at the Embassy of Maldives in New Delhi, India to mark the National Day of the Republic of Maldives. At the ceremony held this morning, the flag was hoisted by His Excellency Ahmed Mohamed, Ambassador of Maldives to India and attended by the diplomats of the Embassy and their families and other staff of the Embassy.

The National Day of the Maldives is observed to celebrate the victory of Muhammad Thakurufaanu Al Auzam, and this proud day falls on the 1st of Rabee ul Awwal, the third month of the Islamic year.

Ambassador H.E. Ahmed Mohamed and diplomats along with their families extends greetings and best wishes of the National Day day to all Maldivians.