Male’ Mayor Dr. Muizzu departs to Turkey on official visit

Male' City Mayor Dr. Mohamed Muizzu (C) speaks to press at the Velana International Airport prior to departure to Turkey on September 10, 2021. (Photo/Male' City Council)

Male’ City Mayor Dr. Mohamed Muizzu has departed on a seven-day official visit to Turkey. 

He departed to Turkey on Friday night. 

According to Male’ City Council, Muizzu, during his visit to Turkey, will meet with the mayors of Turkish cities in order to reinforce ties and seek assistance to develop Male’ City. 

He is accompanied on the visit by Male’ City Council’s Management Consultant Hassan Zareer and Senior Council Executive Ahmed Shareef. 

Male’ City Council has been conducting a number of initiates to address longstanding issues facing the congested Maldivian capital, including building parking zones across the city to ease traffic. 

The council is also conducting a streetscaping project to redevelop the roads of Male’ City in collaboration with Road Development Corporation (RDC). 

The council has been conducting regular public forums to discuss issues facing the residents of the ciy and seek public opinion on planned projects.